REQUIREMENTS

The Youth Commission is comprised of 27 youth between the ages of 13-21 who reside or attend school in San Mateo County. Commissioners serve a fixed term following the school year cycle from August to May. Recruitment for new members occurs from May to June each year. Visit this website for links to the application closer to recruitment time.

You may also join as a public member, without applying, and take part in all aspects of meetings. However, you will not be allowed to vote on Commission matters. Visting the page with meeting agendas for meeting date, time, and Zoom link.

If you are interseted in applying to become a Youth Commission member, it is encouraged that you attend a few of the Public Meetings to experience what Commission is about.