BSK Leadership in the News: Trise Moore

The Children and Youth Advisory Board provides oversight for Best Starts for Kids. Comprised of King County residents and stakeholders with geographically and culturally diverse perspectives, board members make recommendations and monitor distribution of levy proceeds. Executive Constantine appointed 35 experts, researchers, and community leaders to the Children and Youth Advisory Board (CYAB), and the King…

Equity is fundamental to the community we want to build

By Abigail Echo-Hawk and Barbara Langdon,  Board Chairs of the Children and Youth Advisory Board Last month, the Best Starts for Kids plan was unanimously approved by the King County Council. As Board Chairs for the Children and Youth Advisory Board, we were proud to see that through the legislative review process, the resulting plan…

Children and Youth Advisory Board launches

Children and Youth Advisory Board will function as the oversight and advisory body for the majority of Best Starts for Kids-funded programming and the King County Youth Action Plan, which establishes policy priorities for young people in King County. Board members are known leaders, new leaders and content experts, and reflect a diversity of stakeholders…