LexArts announced members of its new Youth Arts Council this week.
The council was created to give area youth a leadership role in creating arts in Lexington and Central Kentucky. It will meet regularly starting Oct. 19.
The committee is:
Lucy Arthur-Paratley, Alexie Basil and Chelsea Gess, Bryan Station High School; Andrea Ayoroa, Josie Degler, Jillian Dunaway, Anderson Gumm, Ashley Gumm, Katie Luy and Nisha Mulay, Paul Laurence Dunbar High School; Chris Banks, Tates Creek High School; Genevieve Borrowdale-Cox, Colleen Craven and Ben Tucker, Sayre; Alexandra Dantchenko, Elliott Mattox, Sydney Steele, Blake Sugarman, Ellie Todd, Wood Van Meter, Adela Wilson and Jacob Yates, Lafayette High School; and Jennifer Hicks and Ciara Thomas, Lexington Catholic High School.
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The council will be overseen by an advisory committee of area arts and education leaders, including LexArts president and chief executive Jim Clark.