Board of Directors

FIRST PEOPLES FUND BOARD MEMBERS Q&A SERIES — BIRD RUNNINGWATER, SUNDANCE INSTITUTE

FIRST PEOPLES FUND BOARD MEMBERS Q&A SERIES — BIRD RUNNINGWATER, SUNDANCE INSTITUTE

Through this series, we highlight the extraordinary people who serve as First Peoples Fund’s board of directors. They are the culture bearers and leaders from national nonprofits within and beyond Indian Country who graciously guide First Peoples Fund and strengthen the Collective Spirit®.

FIRST PEOPLES FUND BOARD MEMBERS Q&A SERIES — ARTSPACE'S KELLEY LINDQUIST

FIRST PEOPLES FUND BOARD MEMBERS Q&A SERIES — ARTSPACE'S KELLEY LINDQUIST

Through this series, we highlight the extraordinary people who serve as First Peoples Fund’s board of directors. They are the culture bearers and leaders from national nonprofits within and beyond Indian Country who graciously guide First Peoples Fund and strengthen the Collective Spirit®.

Kelley Lindquist has served as president of Artspace Projects since 1987. Under his leadership, Artspace has grown from a staff of one and an annual budget of $60,000 into the nation’s leading nonprofit developer of space for artists with a staff of 70, a budget of $12 million, and stewardship of properties comprising more than two million square feet of residential, studio, office, rehearsal, and performance space. To date, Artspace has completed 35 major projects including more than 1,500 affordable live/work residences for artists and their families.