Resource Development Committee

This committee is governed by the joint Terms of Reference.


This committee meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month

Current Members

  • Chair: Jayd Matyas
  • Members: Izzie Colpitts-Campbell, Jennie Robinson Faber, Natalie Zina-Walschots, Blanche Israël, Rose Goodwin, Angelica Sales


Supports DMG's goal of developing sustainable financial support through a balance of corporate and community partnerships and sponsorships, arts council funding and earned revenue.

  • Manages all stages of the sponsorship cycle, from goal-setting to long-term partnership cultivation.
  • Proactively researches funding, partnership and grant opportunities and develops proposals for Board approval, collaborating with committees to develop appropriate proposals for different partners (industry/corporate, government, academia, community, family offices, etc.).
  • Develops short-, medium- and long-term funding strategies and priorities in tandem with other committees and the Board.
  • Writes, edits, submits, monitors and reports on grant applications.
  • Plans and executes one-time and long-term fundraising events and campaigns.
  • Manages communication and relationships with partners and sponsors.
Last revised: September 28, 2019