The Youth Advisory Committee, established in 2001, was developed as a vehicle for young people to provide input and assistance to the Pinellas County Commission. The committee assists the commission by helping young people identify their needs, to organize activities that are beneficial to the community, to suggest services they need as a group, and to become active participants with their adult counterparts in county programs.
2018 BCC Board Presentation
YAC members formed two committees -- one for Penny for Pinellas and another for Teen Auto Theft. Each committee researched their topic, provided history, and presented solutions to the BCC Board on June 5, 2018.
YAC - We are Pinellas County
This video is a student driven project that helps promote YAC as a leadership opportunity within Pinellas County and is used as a recruiting tool for new YAC members.
J.C. Pritchett III, winner of the high school watershed photo contest! The photo is featured in both the public education campaign poster and video.