Fay Sarkowsky

Faye has been an active community volunteer and arts patron in both Seattle and Palm Springs.  In Seattle she has served  as president of the Seattle Art Museum Board of Trustees, Commissioner of the Washington State Arts Commission, and the first female Chair of both PONCHO and the Fifth Avenue Theater Association. In Palm Springs, she has been a Trustee, an Officer, and  Development Committee Chair for the Board of Trustees of Palm Springs Art Museum, and active on several of the museum’s council boards.  The Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden at the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert was named by her late husband, Herman Sarkowsky, as a salute to Faye’s many years of service on arts boards and commissions.