Tim Naeglin

Board Members at Large

Keaton Treece

Vice President

Lisa Fensterman


Peggy Levin

Lynn Venhaus

Board of Directors

TMA TRG Secretary

Melissa Boyer

BPA TRG Chairman

David Wicks, Jr.

AFL Founder

Lucinda Gyurci

TMA TRG Chairman

Glenn Guillermo

Janet Wheatley


Colin Dowd

Contact Us


PO Box 16426

St. Louis, MO 63125

Email: aflnewsletter@artsforlife.org


Mark Lull

BPA TRG Secretary

Kimberly Klick

ARTS FOR LIFE IS A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT MEETS THE OBLIGATION OF OUR 501 (C)(3) STATUS THROUGH ARTICLE THREE OF THE ARTS FOR LIFE BYLAWS: ARTICLE THREE – PURPOSE 3.1 General Purpose.  The purpose of this Corporation is to benefit and enlighten the community at large by supporting, recognizing, and promoting community theatre.  The Corporation shall accomplish this goal in three ways. ​ (i) Community Recognition: The Corporation shall hold an annual awards ceremony for best performances and achievements in community theatre and also for awards for lifetime achievement in the arts.  (ii) Community Outreach: The Corporation shall provide charitable contributions and/or community outreach services to non-profit, special needs organizations, as determined by the Board of Directors, which are organized under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3).   ​(iii) Community Resource: The Corporation shall provide a centralized resource database for all community theatre organizations to leverage each others’ capabilities and share ideas.  3.2 Educational and Charitable. This corporation is organized exclusively for educational and charitable purposes within the meaning of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. 3.3 Apolitical. No part of the activities of the Corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda or otherwise attempting to influence legislation and the Corporation shall not participate in or intervene (including the publishing or distribution of statements) in any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office.

Article Three of our bylaws are consistent with our mission statement:  ARTS FOR LIFE is a local not-for-profit Arts organization dedicated to the healing power of the Arts through its work with youth, the underserved and the community.  

Warren Frank

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Mary McCreight