Youth Commission

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Purpose

The Youth Commission, in collaboration with the Community Services Department, reviews and participates in a variety of youth activities, issues and projects in the City.  Commissioners advise the City as to its proper role and participation in the development of youth programs and to promote the general welfare of the young people in the City of San Marcos. 

The Youth Commission has the following goals: 

  1. Ascertain the needs of youth in San Marcos and promote and /or implement events, activities, and fundraiser's to provide for these needs.
  2. Associate with other youth organizations to exchange ideas/information and co-sponsor events.
  3. Provide volunteer time and help for the City of San Marcos events and projects.

For more information regarding the Youth Commission, please contact Cheryl Salazar, Recreation Supervisor.

Membership:

Nine regular members and two alternate members appointed by the City Council

Meeting Time/Location:

First Monday each month, 4:00 pm / City Hall - Council Chamber

Length of Term:

Three years (term runs from July 1st to June 30th each year)

Responsible Department:

Community Services Department

Qualifications/Conditions:

Applicant must reside within city limits or within the boundaries of the San Marcos Unified School District; have completed the sixth grade but not yet attained the age of twenty-one years of age at the time of appointment. 

Compensation:

Chair - $30 per meeting / Commissioner - $15 per meeting

Financial Disclosure:

None

Training:

City staff provides an initial orientation and ethics training in accordance with State law

 Commission Events:        Casa De Amparo Casa Kid Adoptions

                                              Santa’s Magical Village Photo Booth Fundraiser

                                              Sweetheart Dance - An Intergenerational Affair

Name Appointed Expiration
Dana Andrews
5/12/15

6/30/18

Rohun Athalye
6/24/16
6/30/19
Isabel Flatley 5/12/15 6/30/18
John Hernandez
6/24/16
6/30/19
Mykaila Istvanyi
6/24/16
6/30/19
Spatika Madhava
5/13/14 6/30/17
Tuheen Manika
6/24/16
6/30/19
Sophia Morrison
5/12/15 6/30/18
Huryoung Vongsachang
5/12/15
6/30/17
Vivek Vijayakumar - Alternate
6/24/16
6/30/17

Agendas

Agendas are posted 72 hours prior to a scheduled meeting.

EventDate/TimeAgenda
03/06/2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Not Included