About SCAA

An all-volunteer organization, the South Cobb Arts Alliance is an integral part Cobb County’s south side community and is one of the leading forces in the area’s arts and culture. Since 1972, SCAA has presented the South Cobb neighborhoods with hallmark events that celebrate the Arts, the majority of which are free or discounted to the participants and attendees. Through our efforts, we have opened doors to those in our community who might otherwise not partake in the Arts.

This community arts and culture endeavor is made possible through the partnership of the South Cobb Arts Alliance with Cobb County Board of Commissioners, the City of Powder Springs, Cobb County Libraries, other non-profits, schools, area businesses and local volunteers. Together, we work towards the common goal of recognizing and supporting the area’s cultural arts, as well as preserving our cultural heritage.

South Cobb Arts Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, therefore, membership dues and donations are tax-deductible. Become part of our active, energetic, and diverse group of volunteers and supporters TODAY! SCAA is an all volunteer organization.

Our Mission

The mission of the South Cobb Arts Alliance is to build our community by encouraging appreciation and active participation in the visual arts, performing arts and local heritage.

We will strive to advance to high levels the artistic standards of our members, our community and the general public by offering opportunities to extend experiences, to increase skills, and to share understanding, philosophy, techniques and knowledge.

Board of Directors

SCAA’s Board of Directors are elected for a general two year term. The 2022-24 Board members are as follows:

President – San Miller
Vice President – Minette Kirkman
President Elect- Vacant
Treasurer – Robert Plonk
Recording Secretary – Rose Mason
Director of Community Outreach
& Events – Krystine Torella
Exhibition and Artist Development
Director – Levar Robinson

Director of Marketing –
Director of Membership and
Volunteers – Vacant
Director-at-Large – Dyneice King
Director-at-Large – Sonya Santana
Director-at-Large – Miles Davis
Director-at-Large –Sandy Smith

Our Achievements

South Cobb Arts Alliance has achieved numerous milestones since its inception in 1972 as it has produced long standing hallmark and new events which celebrate the arts. Among SCAA’s many achievements, SCAA was honored to be awarded a second place in the Nonprofit Services section in the 2022 Best of Cobb publication. The National Endowment for the Arts awarded SCAA a 2016-17 grant to broaden its outreach and promote local artists, art educators, students in the community. In 2014, Cobb Community Relations Council recognized the organization at its Celebration of Diversity. 2009, the Cobb Arts Board and Friends of the Arts recognized SCAA for significant contributions to the arts in Cobb County with its Outstanding Ensemble/Arts Organization award.

Become part of our future successes! Support SCAA by becoming a member, sponsor or volunteer. Take the step today to make a difference with art.