(Above) A conservator restores The Wall That Speaks, Sings and Shouts located at Ruben F. Salazar Park.

In September 2020, the LA County Department of Arts and Culture put out a call for experienced and professional consultants to establish a diverse roster of individuals and companies to provide professional development and technical assistance in four categories:

  1. Event Production - including curation, logistics, scheduling, contracting, volunteer coordination, event set-up, event management, event execution, artist relations, and event promotion
  2. Organizational skills development and/or technical assistance - including support for small, medium, and/or large budget arts organizations and/or individual artists (e.g., online platform training, board development, marketing, social media strategies, grant writing, budgeting, archiving)
  3. Training or capacity building for program evaluation and/or data collection and analysis - including both quantitative and qualitative methods as well as literature reviews
  4. Racial justice and DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion) - including workshops, presentations, or shared learnings for arts organizations, community-based organizations, individual artists, and other Arts and Culture constituents.

The following prequalified list will remain active from October 30, 2020 - October 31, 2022

The Roster

4C Lab
Alien Citizen Team
Allegra Brown
AMS Planning & Research
Anna Cross
Antonio Cuyler
Aspire Group
Avenida Productions
Capital Integrated Arts LLC
Catalina Rey
Champion City
Cindy Pease
Center for Nonprofit Management
Community Arts Resources
Community Connections LLC
David Mack
Dawn Robinson-Patrick
Estolano Advisors
Evonne Gallardo
Grace Lee
Jill Newman
Justice + Joy
Karen Constine
Kenny Ng
Leadership Savvy
Mandy Palasik
Meaning Makers Collective
Neal Fultz
Patricia Cariño Valdez
Patti Saraniero
Paul Millet
Rachel Ceasar
Rotem Rozental
Sandra de la Loza
Sisters with Invoices
SMU DataArts
Susan Swinburne
The Nonprofit Partnership
William Moreno
Wilson and Associates
Zoot Velasco

Please Note: Placement on the Prequalified List does not constitute an offer to contract or promise for remuneration, recognition, or any other thing. Contracts will be awarded based on alignment between the applicants’ qualifications and the needs of specific Department of Arts and Culture PD/TA projects. The Department of Arts and Culture will release a call for proposals to the Prequalified List for every PD/TA project. Proposals will be evaluated based on experience, approach, project alignment and cost.