MERIDIAN — Special to The Star/Submitted Photo
The Meridian Mayor’s Youth Leadership Council recently conducted its third Annual Induction Ceremony and Orientation. The MYLC inducted 21 new members. The Mayor’s Youth Leadership Council is an organization that allows local youth to discuss pertinent issues while promoting civic activism and community service through its role in civil engagement. New and former members were required to complete a 6-week leadership course conducted by the Mississippi School of Protocol and Etiquette.
Pictured here are:
• Top Row: Jordyn White, Myi Fikes, Avery Watson, Christopher Cross, Mayah Emerson, Jacoby Alford, Christopher Reeves, Joshua Lyons, Daniel Parker, Griffen Gardner, Zain Hashmat, Rameen Hashmat
• Middle row: Brooke Holloway, Shahmeer Hashmat, Zainab Ahmad, Shoane Kennedy, Annabella Sills, Tripp Bond, and in the middle is Meridian’s Mayor-Mayor Percy Bland
• Front Row: Righel Williams, Somai Fikes, Libby Waite, Kaylah Roberts, Renuka Srivastava, Madison Gordon, Amber Gordon, Deja Price, Taleiah Jones, Matthew Spann