Who are we looking for?
Volunteers looking to gain valuable leadership experience planning and producing the festival. The SDF core team requires members who are:
Reliable, able to attend all core team meetings and deliver on commitments
Collaborative, willing to step up and assist when needed
Good communicators, willing to assist community partners in bringing their programs to life
Passionate about design, architecture, urbanism, arts, public programming, or event management
You do not need to be a design professional to be part of this team, all skill sets are welcome!
Why should you consider joining the team?
Connect with the Seattle design community
Build an interdisciplinary network of changemakers
Shape the Seattle Design Festival to better respond to the needs of Seattle communities
This team develops our annual call for proposals and supports community partners
Term Commitment is January through August, 2022
Bi-weekly meetings, Wednesdays from 5:30-7:00pm
Work between meetings; commitment and timing vary depending on the sub-committee
Significant commitment during the Festival itself
Join the team!
Email Annalee Shum with a statement of your interest and to be added to our list
Attend our kick-off retreat Wednesday, January 12 from 6:00-7:30 pm