Southampton Arts and Culture Committee (SHACC)


6:30 p.m.
Second Tuesday of every other month 

Southampton Town Hall
Conference Room:
Lower Level Meeting Room
116 Hampton Rd,
Southampton, NY 11968

Mission Statement

The Southampton Arts and Culture Committee (SHACC)’s mission is to advise the Town of Southampton on promoting greater exposure and participation in arts and culture-related activities through creative collaboration. Founded in 2017, its goal is to inspire engagement with art in historical, cultural, and social contexts on the East End of Long Island.

Town Board Resolution RES-2017-425


  • Hope Sandrow, Chair *
  • Nina Channing
  • Rebecca A. Chapman    
  • Cara Conklin-Wingfield
  • Jeremy Dennis
  • Geoffrey Drummond *
  • Thomas Dunn
  • Esly E. Escobar
  • Jane Gill
  • April Gornik *
  • Jane Iselin
  • Dr. Scarlet Magda
  • Kathleen Marder
  • Minerva Perez *
  • Elka Rifkin *
  • Mark-Antonio Smith
  • Terrie Sultan *
  • Shane Weeks, Secretary *


  • Jay Schneiderman, Town Supervisor
  • Tommy John Schiavoni, Town Council Liaison

founding members*