Jenny Sazama

Jenny Sazama

Jenny Sazama, director and co-founder of Youth on Board, is a nationally recognized leader in the youth organizing and youth development fields. Her work is based on the belief that everyone benefits when young people have a say in the institutions and policies that affect them.  Working closely with the Boston Public Schools, Jenny co-administers the Boston Student Advisory Council (BSAC), a group of elected student leaders that seeks to influence policy on the school and district level. Jenny is a founding member of Youth Organizers United for the Now Generation (YOUNG), a group seeking to create a common vision, unifying message, and shared strategy for collaborative youth-led education organizing in Boston.

Books By This Author:
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Youth Board Involvement and the Law