Youth LEAD Class #8 for 2018-19 will be recognized for completing the program during the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce’s Power in Partnership breakfast on April 11 at 7:30 a.m. at the Julian Carroll Convention Center.
Members of the 2018-19 Class #8 are as follows:
Community Christian Academy – Rachel Harris
McCracken County High School – Carley Beatty, Cody Browning, Claire Buchanan, Katie Caruthers, Gillian Davis, Maggie Dowdy, Noah Ellis, Grant Eyer, Zachary Farmer, Weston Grogan, Hope Hodges, Addi James, Abigail Kuntz, Manda Lin, Walker McNeill, Grace Murt, Ashton Rudy, Sophia Shiben, Gabriella Smith, Max Thompson, Barrett Wagner
Paducah Tilghman High School – Quinn Atnip, Keiler Belt, Kathleen Criner, Andrew Katz, Kyrese Kelly, Samuel Lambert, Jackson Mundy, Bailee Patel, Katherine Peck, Allee Rudolph
St. Mary High School – Margaret Butts, Madeline Kerr
Youth LEAD is a program designed for high school juniors to develop and prepare students for future community support and leadership roles in Paducah-McCracken County. Class members take part in a six-month educational course that began in October with an orientation retreat and concludes with graduation.
The Leadership Paducah Alumni Association (LPAA) coordinates the program. LPAA is affiliated with the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce and is the alumni organization for Leadership Paducah.