The Putnam County Youth Bureau attended the Youth Leadership Forum in Albany from Monday, February 5 until Tuesday, February 6, 2018.
In attendance were Janeen Cunningham, Youth Bureau Executive Director, Casandra Barcavage, Youth Program Specialist, Dana Foley, Youth Program Specialist,
Teresa Carlin, Brewster High School student, Brian McElroy, Kennedy Catholic High School student, John DeMuro, Mahopac High School student, Valerie Simpri, Brewster High School student.
Youth Bureau staff and Putnam County students met with elected officials; Senator Murphy, Senator Serino, Assemblyman Kevin Bryne and Assemblywoman Sandra Galef.
The youth educated the elected officials about the importance of youth programming in Putnam County and the programs they are involved in through the Youth Bureau.