Class of 2020 Teen Leadership Kicks Off

08/19/2019

Green Bay, Wis. - (Aug. 19, 2019) - The Partners in Education program of the Greater Green Bay Chamber has announced the Greater Green Bay Teen Leadership Class of 2020, the largest class in the Program’s history with 53 students.

The Greater Green Bay Teen Leadership program welcomes high school sophomores from throughout the greater Green Bay Area who applied to the program and programming began in June 2019. Students will continue to participate in monthly, daylong experiential session, while managing small group projects. The program aims to build and strengthen skills, knowledge and experiences that prepare them to be effective partners for positive change in the Greater Green Bay area.

Throughout the program, teens will practice leadership skills, engage in conversation with community leaders and have opportunity to visit a variety of community organizations and businesses. Each class works on 5-6 small group service projects and learns how to apply the Student Leadership Challenge’s Five Practices for Exemplary Leadership into their own lives.  

 This year’s class comes from 11 area schools and includes the following 53 members:

 Ashwaubenon High School

  • Amelia Miner

 Bayport High School

  • Jay Wenner

 DePere High School

  • Louella Greene
  • Annabelle Liefke
  • Lucy Meeuwsen
  • Elisabeth Ngo
  • Janani Sampath

 Denmark High School

  • Hannah Nelsen
  • Natalie Otradovec

Green Bay East High School

  • Victor Martinez Marcias

 Green Bay Preble High School

  • Aiden Callan
  • Kylee Dorner
  • Adrian Heinemeyer
  • Nik Lauridsen
  • Emily Legois
  • Amina Mohamed
  • Ashley Raduenz
  • Janny Robertson
  • Melody Siudzinski
  • Miyah Washington
  • Kaylee Zimonick

John Dewey Academy of Learning

  • Isabelle Chung

 Notre Dame Academy

  • Abbi Anderson
  • Nicole Barr
  • Anna Gruesen
  • Megan Kurowski
  • Grace Nimmer
  • Mary Popkey
  • Skylar Schultz
  • Maggie Thillman

 Pulaski High School

  • Paige Beran
  • Will Brunke
  • Lucy Piczkowski
  • Bryce Rohloff
  • Lindsey Seaquist

West DePere High School

  • Camryn Baciak
  • Soph Boidard
  • Amber Burns
  • Kiersten Cavil
  • Cade Feldhausen
  • Grace Ellingson
  • Danielle Gauthier
  • Haley Haasl
  • Luke Jauquet
  • Taylor Kazik
  • Lydia Kohlbeck
  • Alek Kralovec
  • Anna Nimmer
  • Paige Pelon
  • Orianna Ponozzo
  • Amanda Teske
  • Brock Vaughn

Wrightstown High School

  • Kaitlyn Rohan

Greater Green Bay Teen Leadership began as a Leadership Green Bay Class of 1998 project called Teen Leadership Green Bay. Leadership Green Bay is also a program of the Chamber that focuses on the five practices and 10 commitments of exemplary leadership.

Thank you to this years’ sustaining partner, Wells Fargo.

Learn more at www.greatergbc.org/teenleadership.

Contact: April Pingel, youth development manager, Greater Green Bay Chamber, 920.593.3404 or apingel@greatergbc.org