There are many people involved in making Generation Citizen great, from our local and national staff to our several boards and student leaders. We are all working to help young people become effective citizens.
National and local staff members ensure the success and growth of our program.
We recruit, train and supports passionate civic leaders, called Democracy Coaches (DCs) from a diverse set of colleges. The DCs recieve rigorous training at the start of each semester to prepare them for action civics leadership in the classroom.
STUDENT LEADERSHIP BOARD
GC’s Student Leadership Board (SLB) is a 10-member team of high schoolers that supports our efforts to learn from our students’ experiences, better support alumni civic leadership development, and elevate student voice in the democracy education field.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
GC is governed by a board of directors that includes current and former leaders of some of the country’s most innovative non-profit organizations. Additionally, GC’s National Advisory Board includes several of the most respected academic authorities on civic engagement and voter articipation.
GC’s Local Boards are non-governing bodies whose mission is to provide vital programmatic, networking, and public relations support, while helping to drive local fundraising strategy.
The Generation Citizen Associate Board is a group of dedicated young professionals from various sectors including finance, non-profit, consulting, and education.