Birth to 25 (B-25) Advisory Board
b25

The Birth to 25 Advisory Board (B-25 Board) is a 20-member board tasked with proposing to the County Executive and County Council a long range plan with policy, systems, and environmental change recommendations to ensure the successful development of infants, children, youth and young adults ages Birth to 25. The Board will adopt a pro-social approach that engages children, youth and young adults throughout the age spectrum of Birth to 25 within families, their communities, schools, justice systems, health systems, nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, and peer groups.


Board Members
  1. Membership Criteria
  2. Members

The membership of the B-25 Board will consist of 20 voting members who represent the cultural diversity of Pierce County, including: seven community members that can represent family perspectives and viewpoints (one from each of the seven County Council districts);

and...

  1. one representative from a county-wide youth-serving organization 
  2. one representative from K-12 education
  3. one representative from early childhood education
  4. one representative from youth workforce development
  5. one representative from juvenile justice
  6. one representative from Public Health 
  7. one representative from the Behavioral Health community, including mental health and substance use disorder services 
  8. one representative from a youth housing/homelessness organization
  9. one representative from the pediatric medical community
  10. one representative from the faith community
  11. one representative from the special needs community
  12. one young adult
  13. one representative from the tribal community

The B-25 Board is also encouraged to add non-voting student members with a preference for young adults in the 18-25 age category and those who have utilized the above-mentioned services. The Board will meet at least quarterly and reports its findings to the Pierce County Council and County Executive. The Board will sunset December 31, 2021 and all 19 appointed members will serve until the sunset date.

Meeting Schedule
Agendas & Minutes
Birth to 25 Advisory Board will meet the first Monday of each month. See Calendar below.

January 22 at 3pm - Child and Youth Outcomes

Watch the meeting: https://piercecountywa.zoom.us/j/94761194854 

Or join by phone:(253) 215-8782 or 877 853 5247 (Toll Free) or

Meeting ID: 947 6119 4854



January 26 at 11am - Executive Team Meeting

Watch the meeting: https://piercecountywa.zoom.us/j/97633959615 

Or join by phone: (253) 215-8782 or (877) 853-5247 US Toll-free

Meeting ID: 976 3395 9615

January 6, 2020: Agenda | Minutes 

February 3, 2020: Agenda | Minutes

March 2, 2020: Agenda | Minutes

April 20, 2020: Cancel

May 4, 2020 Executive Committee: Agenda | Minutes

June 1, 2020: Cancel

June 29, 2020 Executive Committee: Agenda | Minutes

July 6, 2020: Cancel 

August 3, 2020: Agenda | Minutes

September 7, 2020 : Cancel

October 5, 2020 : Cancel

October 28, 2020 Executive Committee: Agenda | Minutes

November 2, 2020: Agenda | Minutes

December 7, 2020: Cancel

December 14, 2020 Executive Committee: Agenda | Minutes

January 4, 2021: Agenda | Minutes

January 19, 2021 Engagement Strategy Team: Agenda | Minutes

January 22, 2021 Child & Youth Outcomes Team: Agenda | Minutes

January 26, 2021 Executive Committee: Agenda | Minutes

Contact Us

Stephanie Bray at 253-798-6917
or stephanie.bray@piercecountywa.gov