2016-17 Members (L-R): Sydney Michener, Tiffany Pavey, Andrew Flanagan, Claudia Vilchez, Katie Randolph (Secretary), Lexi Neifert (Vice-Chair), Carson Ham (Chair), Haley Smith, and Leanne Blind. Not Pictured: Luke Michener (Historian), Kendall Barnes, and Leland Murphy.
2017-18 Youth Advisory Council (YAC)
Andrew Flanagan, KHS Senior
Claudia Vilchez, KHS Senior
Luke Michener, KHS Senior
Haley Smith, KHS Senior
Tiffany Pavey, KHS Senior
Leland Murphy, KHS Junior
Riya Patel, Fort Worth Country Day Sophomore
Dan Nguyen, KHS Senior
Christianah Adejokun, Uplift Summit International Preparatory Junior
Quincy Martin, KHS Sophomore
Hannah Stephens, KHS Junior
Kayla Guevara, KHS Sophomore
Elvon Bowman, KHS Junior
McKendry Walsh, KHS Junior
Allen Constantino, KHS Sophomore
Interested in municipal government?
Apply for YAC!The application period for the 2017-18 school year has ended. Apply now and the City Secretary's Office will keep your information on file for the 2018-19 school year. Want to know more? Download and information packet
Between the ages of 15 and 19 and currently enrolled in school; and
Reside within the corporate boundaries of the City of Kennedale; or
Reside within the boundaries of the Kennedale Independent School District; or
Attend a state-recognized school or homeschool within the corporate boundaries of the City of Kennedale
What else should I know? All members of the YAC serve 1-years terms from June 1 to May 31 of each year, and can apply to be reappointed each year until they graduate from school. As with all city boards and commissions, YAC members are appointed by the City Council. YAC officers (Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Historian) are appointed by the YAC itself.
Mission Statement "The City of Kennedale is a community where youth are valued and involved in planning for the future; the Kennedale Youth Advisory Council is a select group of young leaders who, through research, peer discussion, and community interaction, provide a youth perspective to City Council on a wide variety of community and youth-related issues."