Holland Youth Advisory Council

Regular Meetings

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Monday of every month
  • City Hall
    270 S River Avenue
    Holland, MI 49423

Members

Holland Youth Advisory Council's (HYAC) Youth Core Council is made up of nine students from Holland, Holland Christian, West Ottawa, and Black River High Schools. Each member serves a one-year term which begins in August and ends the following June.

Available officer positions in the Council include Chair, Vice-Chair, and Clerk. While the Core is busy working to achieve goals they also have subcommittees who help them accomplish tasks.

Diamante Balcazar

Diamante Balcazar

Andrew Ky

Andrew Ky

Ryan Lindberg

Ryan Lindberg

Heather Lu

Heather Lu

Alexia McColl

Alexia McColl

Wyatt Oonk

Wyatt Oonk

Mariel VanderSchuur

Mariel VanderSchuur

Audrey VanHuis

Audrey VanHuis

Danielle Vorac

Danielle Vorac

"Promoting Youth Perspectives"

Holland Youth Advisory Council (HYAC) was formed in 2003 to provide the City Council with input on youth related issues.

HYAC exists:

  • To further develop its members' leadership skills
  • To formulate and discuss recommended community projects and activities for youth
  • To assist municipal leaders in developing and implementing strategies for youth
  • To promote youth participation in city government and community service