2017 Cullman Youth Leadership Graduates

by | May 21, 2017 | City News, County News, Cullman, Cullman City, People, Students

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Twenty-four (24) Cullman County high school students graduated.

The Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce 2016-17 Youth Leadership Class concluded last week.

Twenty-four (24) Cullman County high school students graduated (see below).

The Youth Leadership Class is a nine-month series of seminars and programs designed to educate selected youth participants on a wide variety community issues such as:

• Agriculture
• Criminal Justice
• Economic Development
• Education
• Government
• Healthcare
• Quality of Life

The graduation for this year’s class was held at Stone Bridge Farms on Tuesday, May 16th.

The graduation sponsor was American Proteins with R.E. Garrison Trucking, Inc. presenting.

The Youth Leadership Class has graduated right at 300 students over the years. It is designed to identify, prepare and build upon leadership resources within Cullman County by bringing leaders together to discuss the present and future direction of our county.

The goal is to prepare these students for greater civic involvement through volunteer roles in the community.

This year’s graduates are:

★ Morgan Calvert – Cold Springs
★ Grace Chambers – Cold Springs
★ Rachel Haynes – Cold Springs

★ Rachel Carden – Cullman
★ Colby Hutson – Cullman
★ Brinkley Thornton – Cullman

★ Jazmin Barrett – Cullman Christian
★ Cameron Hudson – Cullman Christian

★ Bryson Fletcher – Fairview
★ Lauryn Tankersley – Fairview

★ Will Dickerson – Good Hope
★ Carrie Grace Doss – Good Hope

★ Madalyn Wilbanks – Hanceville
★ Asante Wilson – Hanceville

★ Sydni Benefield – Holly Pond
★ Saylah Daugherty – Holly Pond
★ Trevor Shoemaker – Holly Pond

★ Natalie Johnson – Home School

★ Eva Barck – St. Bernard
★ Lexiss Gallegos – St. Bernard

★ Colby Tyree – West Point
★ Taylor Willingham – West Point

★ Thomas Baker – Vinemont (not pictured)
★ Hillary Holcomb – Vinemont

This year’s Mentors and Guides are

Natalie Godwin
Wallace State Community College/Youth Leadership Co-Chair

Wes Moore
City of Cullman/Youth Leadership Co-Chair

Blinda Walker
American Proteins

Toni Geddings
R.E. Garrison Trucking

Jackie Moore
Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce

If you would like to know more information about Youth Leadership, please contact Natalie Bonner at nbonner@cullmanchamber.org

Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce

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2017 Cullman Youth Leadership Graduates

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