Membership Requirements and Expectations

Applications for the 2018 - 2019 Academic Year

ATTENTION - Mayor's Youth Advisory Board applications are now being accepted for the 2018-19 school year. Applications should be sent to Emily Van Vleet at or delivered to Beaverton City Hall. View the application.

Membership Requirements for the Mayor's Youth Advisory Board

MYAB group photo in council chambersThe board consists of 20 members selected by the Mayor through an application process. Members must be enrolled in a Beaverton area high school. Recruitment for new members occurs in the spring, but applications are accepted year-round. Contact Emily Van Vleet at 503-526-2543 for more information.


Members are expected to attend all meetings. All members are expected to be active participants in committee deliberations in a public setting.

Materials / Activities

Members are expected to participate in the committee’s various events and activities.

Time Commitment

All members are expected to dedicate a few hours per month for the meetings, as well as additional hours for the committee’s various events and activities.

MYAB with Senator Jeff Merkley   MYAB with Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici