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Looking to get involved in your community? Do you live in Westminster? Are you in high school? If you answered yes to these questions, then the Youth Advisory Panel is right for you!

Who are we?  The Youth Advisory Panel is made up of two or more representatives from local area high schools as well as "at large" members who are home schooled within our city.

What do we do?  Our purpose is to advise City Council and city staff members about matters that concern youth and teens in our city today. These matters include development of citywide community and/or neighborhood programs that address both the short- and long-term needs of Westminster's youth and teen population. In addition to advising city leaders, we give back to our community by taking part in community service projects.

Where do we meet? Monthly meetings are currently being held virtually. For meeting information, please contact one of the YAP staff liaisons below.

When do we meet? The first Thursday of every month at 6 p.m. for meetings; community service times and days vary.

Please review this sample Youth Advisory Panel application and when you are ready, click the button below to apply. Please don't click the button until you are ready to apply.

Youth Advisory Panel Application

2020-2021 Youth Advisory Panel leadership and members:

Rachel Chagnon, Chair- Northglenn High School
Jack Schmidt, Vice Chair- Monarch High School
Blake Bui, Secretary- Stargate Charter School
Savannah Scarato, Treasurer- The Summit Academy
Kylee Nazarenus, PIO- Pomona High School
Riggs Abbott- Jefferson Academy
Yuri Fung- Stargate Charter School
Elisha Vela-Ueha- Home School
Irving Mendoza- Westminster High School
Madeline Rouze- Home School
Kaiya Vierra- Jefferson Academy
Alondra Mendoza- Westminster High School

Council Liaison: Mayor Herb Atchison

Staff Liaison: Kelly Jacobsen
303-658-4089
kjacobse@cityofwestminster.us

Staff Liaison: Kaela Delgado
303-658-2309
kdelgado@cityofwestminster.us