These are the people who make it all run smoothly.

Michael Burgraff

Michael Burgraff

Executive Director

This is the man who shakes hands and kisses babies. Michael is the lifeblood of the Center for the Arts.

Aaron Sunde

Aaron Sunde

Tech Director

Aaron is a wiz at lights and sounds and all things electronic.

We have to share him with the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes.

Becky Sonmor

Becky Sonmor

Marketing & Front of House Coordinator

Becky makes sure that you know everything going on at the Center and that it runs smoothly.

Our Mission

The mission of A Center for the Arts in Fergus Falls is to connect artists, patrons and community by providing the best possible arts experiences that inspire creativity, curiosity, imagination, and learning.


We strive to be a regional pillar for the arts with an ever-expanding audience, offering a broad range of arts experiences and opportunities for engagement and growth.

Core Values

Artistry – We cherish, respect, and celebrate the Arts.

Diversity – Our organization values sharing a variety of arts from multople backgrounds and traditions.

Inclusion – We welcome and invite participation and engagement in our organization.

Education – We believe in lifelong learning experiences for patrons and artists of all ages and abilities.

Longevity – Our organization is committed to maintaining a presence in our regional community through management and fiscal responsibility, made possible in part by generous community support.

Board of Directors

President:  Alison Olson

Treasurer:  Mike Trudeau

Secretary: Edmund Bujalski

Jean Bowman

Dee Bujalski

Jackie Formo

Heather Raynor Hubert

Kurt Nygaard

Mike VanVoorhis

Stephen Vigesaa