PEYA Advisory Committee
Who is the PEYA Advisory Committee?
PAC is a dynamic group of environmentally-aware, passionate senior PEYA members. The role of the PAC is to provide a consultative board of senior PEYA members with extensive experience to advise on a focus for programs and program evaluation, to allow youth input to guide the vision of PEYA, and to aid in the organization and execution of specific projects and events. To be a member of PAC, you must have had previous involvement with PEYA and have completed high school in Peel Region.
PEYA Advisory Committee Members:
Manasi Goyal, Qurat Dar, Twinkle Mehta, Lina Kim, Nelson Ko, Vicki Tran, Chris Yao, Keshav Sindhwani, Kurt Reid, Lucas Krist, Ireena Haque, Diana Yoon, Nishila Mehta, Amy Qiu, Amy Liou, Ananya Nair, Nadine Sadek, Grace Zhu and Blane Pebesma.
About the roles….
The PAC Advisory Role is meant for members who would like to contribute to PEYA, but are unable to take on a more hands-on role due to geographical barriers, timing issues, or other obstacles. The purpose of this role is to provide advice, identify areas of concern and recommend ideas for future program direction. This would be achieved by attending 2 out of the 3 required PAC Meetings throughout the year, attending PEYA events whenever possible, and communicating with other PAC members, the PEYA Coordinator and EcoSource Representative.
The PAC Project Implementation Role is meant for members who would like to contribute to PEYA, and are able to take on a more hands-on role. The purpose of this role is to provide advice, identify areas of concern, and recommend ideas for future program direction. In addition, members in this role will initiate, organize and execute a project that enhances PEYA?s work or supports the Executive Committee or PEYA Coordinator. Requirements for this role include creating a project plan, collaborating with other PEYA members, attending 2 out of the 3 required PAC Meetings throughout the year, and communicating ideas and plans with other PAC members, the PEYA Coordinator and EcoSource Representative.
The PAC Champion Role is meant for senior members who have established themselves in their communities, have access to many resources that may be beneficial to PEYA, but are unable to commit to attending 2 out of 3 PAC Meetings. The purpose of this role is to enhance PEYA connections in the broader community and to provide other relevant resources to PEYA.
Applications for the PEYA Advisory Committee are made available on this page every June, with selection in July and the announcement shortly thereafter.