Welcoming the 2015-2016 Youth Leadership Team
We at The National Campaign know it’s summer because it’s almost time to welcome the 2015-2016 Youth Leadership Team to Washington, DC. For three months we pored through tons of great applications and ultimately selected a 14-person dream team!
We’re pleased to introduce:
- Jenny Chen, 15, Farmington, CT
- Sam Halpert, Washington, DC
- Romalous Jones, Jacksonville, FL
- Weston Lee, 17, Pleasant View, UT
- Gabe Linderman, 16, Ann Arbor, MI
- Alexis Littrell, 16, Louisville, KY
- Andrea Marquez, 15, El Paso, TX
- Juliana Martinez, 15, San Antonio, TX
- Shreyas Parab, 14, Aston, PA
- William Restrepo, 17, Crystal Lake, IL
- Noa Schumann, 14, Tulsa, OK
- Desiree Simons, 17, Winter Haven, FL
- Athena Swiader, 13, Washington, DC
- Brittany Wiafe, 16, Concord, NC
From August 5th to August 7th these teens will gather at The National Campaign where they’ll receive a crash course on teen pregnancy prevention, advise us on the latest news in the teen world, and have fun exploring Washington, DC.
Please join us in congratulating this tremendous team of young people. If you’d like to learn more about The National Campaign’s Youth Leadership Team visit us on StayTeen.org.
Kate is the Manager of Digital Media at The National Campaign. She is the web editor and content manager for the Campaign’s teen and corporate web properties (StayTeen.org and TheNationalCampaign.org), as well as their associated social media accounts. She is also responsible for managing the Campaign’s youth initiative work, including the National Youth Leadership Team.
Kate holds a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from The George Washington University.