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Commission on Children and Youth

The Commission on Children and Youth is comprised of 27 members, all who are appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the County Council.  Twenty-two of the members are divided equally to represent the following categories:  1) individuals with recent experience in agencies providing services to children and youth 2) youth and young adults from Montgomery County, and 3) parents of children and youth who live in Montgomery County.  The remaining five members are ex-officio representatives from the following departments: 1) a representative from the public school system 2) a representative from a private school in Montgomery County 3) a representative from the Department of Recreation and 4) two representatives from Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. 

2016-2017 Commission Members

 

Parent Representatives

Cecily Darden Adams

Shruti Bhatnagar

Gina Brown, Co-Vice Chair

Dr. Leslie Copeland-Tune

Lynne Harris

Lindsay Hoffman, Chair

Nora Ludden

Dr. Angela Mickalide

Agency Representatives

Quajalyn Amos                                        Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Shari Argue                                              The Lourie Center, Early Head Start

Dana Bell                                                  The Phillips School - Laurel

Carson Henry                                           YMCA Youth & Family Services

April Kaplan                                              Montgomery County Collaboration Council

Elizabeth McGlynn, Co-Vice Chair         Girls on the Run, Montgomery County

Roberta Rinker                                         Greentree Adolescent Services, National Center for Children & Families

Youth Representatives

Noor Alsulaihat

Annieka Attah

Ethan Chen

Laura Espinoza

Elias Gonzalez

Minh Nguyen

Sinclaire Redding

Ex Officio Representatives 

Adriane Clutter, Montgomery County Department of Recreation 

Tamara Niedomanski, Montgomery County Public Schools

Rachel Kavanagh, Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, Child Welfare Services

Vacant, Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, School Health Services

Commission Staff  

Erin Stillwell, Program Manager, Commission on Children and Youth
Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services
1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 200
Rockville, MD  20852
240-777-1716
erin.stillwell@montgomerycountymd.gov

 

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