Children, Youth & Families Collaborative Commission

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The Children, Youth and Families Collaborative Commission advocates for Alexandria's children and youth, aged prenatal to 21 years, and their families by:  1.  advising City Council, the School Board, and City and School staff on policies that affect children, youth and their families; 2.  promoting the coordination, alignment and effectiveness of services provided to children, youth and their families by the City, Alexandria Schools and private organizations; and 3.  studying and promoting research and best practices.

Number of Members: 


Term of Service:

3 year term

City Staff Contact:

Ron Frazier, Community and Human Services, 703.746.5967

List of Members:

  • Natnael Adere
  • Ameena Ashraf
  • Willie Bailey
  • Robin Blair
  • Gisselle Brown
  • Ronnie Campbell
  • John Chapman
  • Julie Crawford
  • Rose Dawson
  • Laura Durham
  • Kate Garvey
  • Karen Graf
  • Lydia Helgesen
  • Glenn Hopkins
  • Melissa Little
  • Jamica Littles
  • Charlotte Loesch
  • Michael Mackey
  • Tammy Mann
  • Gerald Mann, Jr.
  • Gwen Mullen
  • Brian Orrenmaa
  • Daniel Potter
  • Joyce Rawlings
  • Michelle Smith-Howard
  • Michael Suppa
  • Kendallee Walker
  • Eric Williams, Chair
  • Malka Zeefe

For further information about the responsibilities of this board or commission, or to apply to serve on this board or commission, contact the Gloria Sitton in the City Clerk's Office at 703.746.4550.