The Youth Council is seeking submissions for its Teen Art Wall at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library
The Hickory Youth Council consists of 30 High School students from throughout the City who are charged with representing all the youth in the City of Hickory. The Youth Council meets on the second Monday of the month at 6:30 or 7 p.m. at various City facilities between August and May.
The meetings are open to the public and all are invited to attend. See the City events calendar for upcoming meetings.
These high school students serve as an advisory council to the Hickory City Council,participate in community service projects, and hold events that build leadership skills for themselves and their peers.
If you have any additional questions about the Youth Council, call Dave Leonetti, Community Development Manager and Staff Liaison for Youth Council, at 828-261-2227 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
2016-2017 Youth Council Members
Darian Abernathy, Carson Bailey, Caroline Collins, Joshua Cotton, Chase delCharco, Molly Dwyer, Bella Fields, Trevor Fulcher, Jose Garcia, Shea Hall, Kaleb Hewitt, Aislynn Hosey, Emma Lail, Claire McCrea, Arianna Mack, Ben Neuville, Lorenzo Nigrelli, Sophie Rice, Tessa Rodriguez, Madison Schultz, Mikaela Simmons, Matthew Sturgess, Michael Sumpter, Jalil Thompson, Katelynn Thompson, Liam Watts, and Elizabeth Wood
Youth Council Officers for 2016-2017
Chase del Charco - Chair
Representatives on other Hickory Boards and Commissions:
Bond Commission - Mikaela Simmons
Community Appearance Commission - Madison Schultz
Community Relations Council - Trevor Fulcher and Matthew Sturgess
Historic Preservation Commission - Shea Hall
Library Advisory Board - Molly Dwyer
Parks and Recreation Commission - Joshua Cotton
Public Art Commission - Sophie Rice