Mayor Orr Announces Selection of 2020-21 Mayor’s Youth Council

Published on August 21, 2020

Mayor's Youth Council during team building day

CHEYENNE – Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr is pleased to announce the students selected for the 2020-21 Mayor’s Youth Council (MYC).

The following are the students selected to serve on the council and the high schools they represent:

  • Kaylee Ashley, Home Schooled
  • David Barker, South
  • Ty Bronder, South
  • Garrison Cook, East
  • Ashen Doty, South
  • Makiya Green, Home Schooled
  • Nevaeh Green, Home Schooled
  • Emily Lucero, Central
  • Zoey Lundin, East
  • Elizabeth Stump, Central

“All applications received were of high caliber and our selection committee was impressed with the quality of applicants,” Orr said. “The 2020-21 Mayor’s Youth Council will be well-represented by the public high schools and homeschool communities.”

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 2020-21 term has kicked off with team building activities and will conclude in May 2021. 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 the new and returning members,” Mayor Orr added.

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.