Youth Advisory Committee

This committee advises the BCC on issues affecting local youth, assigns members to appropriate county boards and committees, participates in public education and ceremonies and assists with county programming.

Committee consists of up to 25 members in grades 9-12 appointed by the BCC after submitting an application.

Learn more about membership requirements, terms and powers and responsibilities.

All citizens appointed by the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners or an individual commissioner to any county board, committee, council, or authority must comply with these standards of conduct.

Meeting Information

The YAC meeting scheduled for October 26, 2022 has been cancelled. Please check back at a later date for an updated meeting time and place.


To allow students the opportunity to explore Pinellas County, government meeting locations will vary month to month. Interested youth and their parents are welcome to sit in on a general session meeting. Please let us know you will be attending a meeting by sending us an email, so we can welcome you properly.

The committee provides regular reports and updates to the Board of County Commissioners at their monthly night meeting. In addition, the committee plans and participates in several community service projects throughout the year.

Past Meetings

Date Title Attachments
October 16, 2019 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
November 20, 2019 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
December 18, 2019 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
January 15, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
February 19, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
July 8, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
July 15, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
July 22, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
July 29, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
August 5, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
August 12, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
August 19, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
August 26, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
September 9, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
September 30, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
October 7, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
October 21, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
November 4, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
November 18, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
December 2, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
December 16, 2020 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
February 3, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
February 17, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
March 3, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
March 24, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
April 7, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
April 21, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
May 5, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda and Minutes
September 18, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
October 20, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Minutes
November 17, 2021 Youth Advisory Committee Minutes
January 26, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee Minutes
February 16, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee
March 23, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee
April 27, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee Minutes
May 25, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee Agenda
September 24, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee – Orientation Agenda
October 26, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee
November 16, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee
December 7, 2022 Youth Advisory Committee

Older meeting materials may be requested by submitting a public records request.

Additional Information

Why Join?

  • To learn about county government and operations.
  • Get leadership opportunities.
  • Learn about county history.
  • Volunteer to help with community projects.
  • Meet the government leaders.

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Contact Information

For more information about the Youth Advisory Committee, please contact the staff advisor or county Commissioner liaison:

JP Gellerman
Pinellas County Extension
yac@pinellascounty.org
(727) 582-2101

Nicholas Eddy
Office of Commissioner Kathleen Peters
neddy@pinellascounty.org
(727) 464-3568