Purpose: Provide input in terms of The First The of Lake County programming and evaluation of the program, its staffing and Volunteers. Promote program and its benefits to other youth within and outside The First Tee of Lake County. Organize and manage the community service assistance of participants.

Eligibility:  The Junior Advisory Committee is governed by a Council. All enrolled participants of The First Tee of Lake County ages 12-18 are voting members for the election of Officers and Members at large to The First Tee of Lake County Junior Advisory Council. All committee members may attend and participate in all Junior Advisory Council meetings, however, they do not have voting rights.

Officer Roles & Responsibilities – Elections will take place annually in June with new offices taking over in September

The Council

 President
The president chairs meetings, serves as primary The First Tee of Lake County spokesperson and serves on The First Tee of Lake County Advisory Board and Chairs Junior Club Fundraisers

 Vice President
The vice president assists President, serves as Communication Coordinator for the Junior Council, serves as president in the event that the president is not available

Treasurer
The treasurer maintains and reports on finances and serves as primary contact regarding The First Tee national participant opportunities

  Secretary
The secretary maintains records: agendas, minutes and roster

Junior Council Members at Large

Junior Council Specific Duties
Junior Coach Assistance at Regular & Outreach Clinics
Maintain Participant Page and Photo Library on Website
Provide Input on Volunteer Evaluation/Recognition
Assist at all The First Tee of Lake County Events
Promote and assist on Participant Applications
Serve as speakers/ambassadors at civic group presentations/events
Organize and Manage at least one Junior Council Fundraiser each season

Benefits for Members & Chapter
Engages Youth in Other Facets of Chapter Operations
Enhances Marketing to Youth & Service Groups
Improves Chapter Participatory (Team-Work) Culture
Augments Chapter Volunteer Recruitment, Training and Evaluation
Promotes and Improves Participant Processes
Provides a unique Fundraising/Event Opportunity
Facilitates the Community Services of Members
Engages Members in a Breadth of “Real-Life” Learning Experiences

Important Dates

Event Date Time Location
Pizza Party/Informational Friday, February 16, 2019 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
JAC Meeting Friday, March 1, 2019 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
Game Day Friday, April 12, 2019 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
JAC Meeting Saturday, May 18, 2019 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
Movie Day Saturday, June 14, 2019 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
JAC Meeting Friday, August 23, 2019 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
JAC Event Friday, September 27, 2019 TBD Lost Marsh Youth Club House
JAC Meeting Friday, November 22, 2019 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House
JAC Thank You Card Party & Cookie Exchange Friday, December 13, 2019 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Lost Marsh Youth Club House

Please complete the form below if interested in joining the J.A.C. and RSVP for events and meetings. Space is limited.

Previous Members
Matthew Harnisch Valeria Degutis Becky Seligman Destinee Bronson
Micheal Harris Charles Davis Katie Harnisch Elijah Royal
Kelsey Hayes Kirsten Cole Jailynn Thomas Rachel Davis
Serena Marin Kevin Kompier Ishani Sharma Keith Hernendez
Natalie Del Real Robert Patterson Isabella Goodman Peyton Puckett
Spencer Spudic Nick Gulotta Tyree Davis Sydney Puckett
Justin Elliot Valencia Baxter Bryan Lourwood Kendra Davis