Advisory Council

What is the Advisory Council?

The Advisory Council is a vital component of any successful community education program. Council members come from all walks of life, bring a variety of skills and viewpoints, and represent the many different constituencies throughout the community. Members often have their fingers on the pulse of what is happening community-wide. As such, members are in a unique position to communicate needs to Community Education management and staff. Its principal responsibility is to link identified needs with identified community resources.

Who Can Become a Member:

  • Individual community residents
  • Business/professional people
  • Agency representatives
  • Civic leaders
  • Teachers
  • Clergy
  • Anyone interested in improving the quality of life in their community

What is the Commitment?

  • Attend Advisory Council meetings each year
  • Join at least one council task force
  • Contribute some of your time and talent to improving our communities