Youth Commission

About

Adult Chair: Mira Fielding

Youth Chair: Sam Cramer

Youth Vice-Chair: Bruno McDarrah

Council Liaison: Dave King

RMPC Liasion: Hannah Rizzo

Meets: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:30 P.M. at the Petaluma Community Center, 320 North McDowell Boulevard, Petaluma, 94954. Currently meeting virtually via Zoom.

The Youth Commission consists of up to 35 members as follows:

  • Up to eight adults (ages 21 or older), appointed by Council from the community at large, and who shall be voting members. Members shall live within local school district boundaries. Members shall serve two-year terms.
  • Up to twenty youth (eighth grade through age 20), appointed by Council, and who shall be voting members. Members shall live within local school district boundaries. Members shall serve two-year terms.
  • Up to five youth advocates (eighth grade through age 20), appointed by Council, and who shall be non-voting members. Members shall live within local school district boundaries. Members shall serve two-year terms.
  • One liaison from the Recreation, Music, and Parks Commission (RMPC), selected by RMPC, and who shall be a voting member. The RMPC Liaison shall serve a one-year term.
  • One liaison from the City Council, chosen by the Council, and who shall be a voting member. The Council Liaison shall serve a one-year term.

The purpose of the commission is to be an advocate for the well-being and development of youth through age 21 in the City of Petaluma and in the five areas of their mission: health, safety, recreation, jobs, and community engagement.

Website: https://www.petalumayouthcommission.com/

Current Agenda (when applicable)

Adult Members

Cindy Kerr- Friberg

Claudia Engman

Raine Howe

Mira Fielding

Youth Members

Ailin Torres Barrera Casa Grande High School
Jaret Bosarge St. Vincent High School
Garrett Christie Casa Grande High School
Sam Cramer Petaluma High School
Jaden Gregorio Petaluma High School
Alice Gregson Casa Grande High School
Adrian Lopez Casa Grande High School
Leonardo Lopez Casa Grande High School
Max McCulloch Casa Grande High School
Bruno McDarrah Petaluma High School
Dakota McMichael Casa Grande High School
Lily Moser Petaluma High School
Luca Oliver Kenilworth Junior High School
Daphne Perlich Petaluma High School
Lila Rader Kenilworth Junior High School
Aleydis Reyes Petaluma High School
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