Florida Keys Council of the Arts announces that Claire Lang
of Islamorada is the newest member of the Cultural Umbrella
committee. Claire will represent District 4 and make recommendations
for advertising and promotion of arts and culture in the
will be reviewing applications for Cultural Event funding
and is available to speak with potential applicants who
may have questions about the process. Those applications
are due May 28, 2004.
has lived in the area since 1979 and is an advocate of culture
and cultural tourism. She has experience in the hospitality
and sport fishing industries, as well as serving as Executive
Director of Islamorada Chamber of Commerce for 3 years.
She worked with Irving Eyster in preserving the Historical
Trail and has been on the committee for the TIB/Islamorada
Amphitheatre at Founders Park.
appointment was approved by the Florida Keys Council of
the Arts, the Tourist Development Council and the Board
of Monroe County Commissioners.