Council on Youth, Education, and Families

NLC's Council on Youth, Education, and Families (YEF Council) guides and oversees the YEF Institute's work. The membership of this Council, unlike any other NLC committee or council, is composed of not only local elected officials but also youth members and representatives from major national organizations concerned about children and families.

    Co-Chair

    Vice Mayor Kristin Szakos

    Bill Peduto
    Mayor
    Pittsburgh, Pa.

    Co-Chair

    City Councilor Kristin Szakos

    Kristin Szakos
    City Councilor
    Charlottesville, Va.

    Vice Chair

    Mayor Joyce Sutton Cameron

    Joyce Sutton Cameron
    Mayor
    Trotwood, Ohio

    Vice Chair

    Mayor Ken Shetter 

    Ken Shetter
    Mayor
    Burleson, Texas