Youth Committee

Youth Council MeetingThe Youth Committee, as a subset of the Local Workforce Development Board (MontcoWorks), assists the local area in crafting a system that serves the needs of local youth. The purpose of the Youth Committee is to provide expertise in youth policy and to assist MontcoWorks in:
  • Developing and recommending local youth employment and training policy and practice
  • Broadening the youth employment and training focus in the community to incorporate a youth development perspective
  • Establishing linkages with other organizations serving youth in the local area
  • Taking into account a range of issues that can have an impact on the success of youth in the labor market
Members
Peggy Dawson-Schmidt, Chair, The Partnership Transportation Management Association of Montgomery County
Thomas Allen, Eastern Center for Arts & Technology
Richard Beaton, CADCOM
Deanna Bosley, Penn State Abington
Joel Johnson, Montgomery County Housing Authority
John Judge, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc
Maranda Kapish, Central Montco Technical High School
Kyle Longacre, Souderton Area High School
Gina Pardovich, North Montco Technical Career Center
Lois Robinson, Montgomery County Intermediate Unit
Debra Walter, Juvenile Probation