Boards and Commissions:
Board/Commission:  Donation Review Committee

Contact Name: Leah Pues
Phone: (941)575-3309

Meets at 10:00 a.m. in City Council Chambers on the 4th Thursday of January, April, July and October, or as needed, immediately following the meeting of the Historic Preservation Advisory Board (HPAB).


Five member committee consisting of three representatives from HPAB, including the HPAB Chairman, one representative of a local non-profit organization concerned with the history of Punta Gorda and one representative of a local organization concerned with the arts.


HPAB appointees shall serve terms coinciding with their terms of appointment on the HPAB. City Council appointees shall serve three year terms and may be reappointed to a maximum of two additional consecutive three year terms.


Charged with review of all non-monetary gift donation proposals/letters of intent received by the City, in accordance with the review process and established criteria identified in the Non-Monetary Donation Policy. Makes recommendations to the City Council for the acceptance or rejection of non-monetary gift donations.

Board Seats: 

Board SeatTerm StartTerm EndTitleBoard MemberAppointed By
DRC 102/27/202011/30/2022ChairPeterman, Donna 
DRC 504/26/202104/26/2024Local Arts Organization RepresentativeWatermeier, Janet 
DRC 405/05/202104/26/2024Local Historic Non-Profit RepresentativeMetcalfe, CJ