Becky Franklin

Grants and Operations Manager

Becky has over a decade of experience working with art-related small businesses and non-profits in Minnesota and Wisconsin, participating as an artist, arts advocate, and arts administrator, most recently as the Managing Director for the Weavers Guild of Minnesota. Becky currently serves on the Minneapolis Arts Commission, and during her year as Chair of the Commission in 2015, an ordinance was drafted and passed to dedicate funding to public art on an on-going basis. She also served on the Steering Committee of the Creative City Roadmap, a 10 year vision of the Minneapolis’ arts, culture and the creative economy. She holds a B.A. in Art from Luther College and since graduation has founded and sustained the “Internship in the Visual Arts Scholarship.”