Mayor's Youth Advisory Commission

Commission Overview

MYACThe purpose of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Commission is to involve youth participation in city government as stated in the Children, Youth, and Family Master Plan resolution that the City Council adopted in March 2009.

The goal is to create opportunities for meaningful youth involvement, to develop citizenship skills in Durango’s youth, foster greater understanding of their concerns and contributions, and encourage greater youth participation in community issues. If you have a question or a comment for this commission, please fill out this form.

Now accepting applications!

Apply here by May 1, 2021

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At a Glance

SpecificationsDetails
Established byResolution R-2010-22
Number on BoardTen members
Length of TermOne year
City Council LiaisonMayor Dean Brookie
Regular Meeting TimeVirtual Meetings Due to COVID
Regular Meeting LocationVirtual Meetings Due to COVID

Work Sessions

The Mayor’s Youth Advisory Commission also holds regular work sessions, to be announced.

Current Members

NameAppointedTerm ExpiresTerm #
Jake Genualdi - Co-ChairOct. 2020May 20211
Jade Pruett - Co-ChairOct. 2020May 20211
Ruby Ward - SecretaryOct. 2020May 20211
Ford PittsOct. 2020May 20211
Haylen McmillionOct. 2020May 20211
Marlee AndersonOct. 2020May 20211
Madison HeningOct. 2020May 20211
Thomas PopeOct. 2020May 20211
Sofia BadarOct. 2020May 20211
Owen EicherOct. 2020May 20211
Ben Florine, Staff LiaisonN/AN/AN/A
Dale Garland, Durango High School, Ex-OfficioN/AN/AN/A