City of Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr is pleased to announce the students selected for the 2018-19 Mayor’s Youth Council.
The following are the students selected to serve on the council and the high school they represent:
- Alexis Arp, Central
- Maggie Black, Central
- Ashen Doty, South
- Darby Downham, South
- Raegan Downham, South
- Dylan Fertig, East
- Julia Horst, Central
- Keiran Loughran, East
- Marie Lucas, Central
- Emily Lucero, Central
- Lars Quinlivan, South
- Kenitra Shanks, East
- Dominick Singleton, East
- Chaoyue Zhang, East
“All applications received were of high caliber and our selection committee worked hard to ensure a balance between ages, grade levels, and schools represented,” Orr said.
The Mayor said all teens submitting applications should be commended for their community-minded spirit and their interest in city government.
Positions are open each February for students between the ages of 14-18 and who will be in grades 9-12 during the coming school year. The 2018-19 term will begin in August 2018 and conclude in May 2019. Meetings are held at least twice each month in addition to other activities and events.
“Serving on the Mayor’s Youth Council is a terrific introduction to civic trusteeship and we look forward to working with 2018-19 members,” Mayor Orr said.
The Mayor’s Youth Council is a program of the City of Cheyenne and its Office of Youth Alternatives. For more information, call Jan Spires, staff advisor, at 637-6251.