Mayor’s Youth Commission

The 19 members make recommendations to the City Council regarding the youth in Chandler. The members learn about city government, develop leadership skills and provide community services and participate in various programs, events and fund-raisers that benefit Chandler youth.

Are you a high school student in Chandler who wants to make a difference in the community? Apply for membership, and help support our youth. 

Apply to Serve


Meeting Minutes

These minutes are fully searchable within each year by using the “Find” feature. For prior years meetings not listed please contact the Clerk’s Office at 480-782-2181.

The members provide quarterly representation at the Park and Recreation Board meetings. The committee represents a cross-section of all middle, junior high and high schools serving residents of Chandler.

Meetings are usually held the 2nd Tuesday of every month at the Chandler Community Center, 125 E. Commonwealth Avenue, at 6 p.m. Call 480-782-2710 for information.

Requirements: 19 members (2 year term); appointed by City Council; representing a cross-section of all High Schools serving Chandler. Must be a resident in Chandler.

The term of each member shall be for two (2) years, and each member shall serve until his/her successor is appointed and qualified. Any vacancy in office during the term shall be filled by the Mayor with approval of the Council for the unexpired term.

Members (19) Term Expires
Jack Mao 05-01-2022
Hiyun Lee 05-01-2022
Joshua Evans 05-01-2022
Jahnavi Nair 05-01-2022
Agustya Matheth 05-01-2021
Kristin Myer 05-01-2021
Layth Abdelkarim 05-01-2021
Zocelyn Kow 05-01-2021
Nikita Bharati 05-01-2021
Sreyha Nandakumar 05-01-2021
Layla Kader 05-01-2021
Arman Patra 05-01-2021
Alexis Myer 05-01-2021
Jacob Marson 05-01-2021
Dhanya Charan 05-01-2021
Amitesh Bharati 05-01-2021
Vinayak Athavale 05-01-2021
Jayashree Adivarahan 05-01-2021
Shankar Kailas 05-01-2021
Staff Liaison
Trevor Groth, Recreation Coordinator I


Established 02-09-1995 Ordinance No. 2537; Amended 05-12-11 Ordinance No. 4300 regarding structure, membership, powers & duties.

To obtain an application for the Mayor's Youth Commission, please contact Trevor Groth, Recreation Coordinator I at 480-782-2730.

If you have any questions, call the City Clerk's Office at 480-782-2181.