Teen Advisory Committee

What is the Teen Advisory Committee?

Step Forward’s Teen Advisory Committee (TAC) is a diverse, youth-driven group that provides leadership development and engages teens in issues, policies, programs, and activities that affect young people in Northwest Louisiana.

TAC Responsibilities

  • Attend scheduled committee meetings.
  • Actively participate in all meetings and projects.
  • Advise on matters pertaining to regional youth in North Louisiana (Caddo Parish).
  • Recommend community programs and activities for teens.
  • Support Peer-to-Peer programs

Eligibility Requirements

  • TAC candidates are subject to grade point average (GPA), residency, and age requirements. Candidates must:
  • Have and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Attend a school in Caddo Parish.
  • Be between the ages of 14 to 18 or in the 9th through 12th grade at the time of application.
  • Submit a completed TAC application with two letters of recommendation from two adults and a current transcript.
Application Process

To begin the application, click the “Apply Now” button below and fill out the Google Form.

If you have questions about the application, please contact Carla Burgos at burgos@cfnla.org. To make a recommendation, please fill out this Google Form.

Teen Advisory Committee Student Testimony

Watch the video below for TAC students’ testimony!