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Jennings Strouss Attorney Sarah E. Epperson Appointed to the City of Phoenix Arts and Culture Commission
December 19, 2019
Phoenix, AZ (December 19, 2019) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, congratulates Sarah E. Epperson on her appointment as a 2019-2020 District 8 Commissioner for the City of Phoenix Arts and Culture Commission.
The City of Phoenix Arts and Culture Commission is an advisory body to the Mayor and City Council, City Manager, and the Office of Arts and Culture. It is made up of a diverse group of citizen volunteers with a particular area of focus on policymaking and financial recommendations for public art and grant investments for the City. The Commission is a critical voice in promoting the importance and value of arts and culture experiences for all Phoenix residents. It advocates for continued public funding for the arts and culture sector, arts education, cultural diversity, and other initiatives that further the growth and sustainability of the creative sector in Phoenix and the greater Phoenix metropolitan area.
“It is such an honor to be appointed to the City of Phoenix Arts and Culture Commission,” said Epperson. “I am truly looking forward to working with the Commission to promote the arts in our community.”
Epperson’s practice is focused on civil and commercial litigation, personal injury, and insurance defense. She also has experience representing clients in administrative proceedings and civil appeals. Epperson earned her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Arizona, summa cum laude, and her J.D. from the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law. She is a member of the Maricopa County Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association - Phoenix Chapter, the Arizona Women Lawyers Association, The Arizona Association of Defense Counsel’s Young Lawyers Division, and the FDCC Ladder Down, Class of 2019. Epperson is admitted to practice in Arizona and the U.S. District Court, District of Arizona.
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