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Administrator:
Nicole Horne

Jonesboro Historical Courthouse, Ground Floor
121 South McDonough St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone: (770) 477-3242

Fax: (770) 472-8096

Email

Operating Hours:
Monday – Friday:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Meet the Youth Commissioners

Lilian Huynh, Madam Chair
Jonesboro High School

       

“We’re so busy watching out for what’s just ahead of us that we don’t take time to enjoy where we are.”  – Calvin & Hobbes


Amy Pham, Vice Chair
Elite Scholars Academy

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.”  – Maya Angelou


Christy Long, Secretary
Jonesboro High School

“To live life you need problems. If you get everything you want the minute you want it, what’s the point of living?”  – Jake the dog


Cameryn Polk, Parliamentarian
Elite Scholars Academy

 “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill


Jesus Rodriguez-Porras, Historian
Elite Scholars Academy

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”  – Albert Einstein


Eriana Ahmad
Jonesboro High School

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. IT DOES!”  – William James


Paris Alston
Elite Scholars Academy

Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations,” – Mae Jemison


Shriya Chakraborti
Elite Scholars Academy

It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela


Jerel Clark
Elite Scholars Academy

I thought I’d solved a problem when really I was creating new ones by taking the path of least resistance” -David Goggins


Carrie Clayton
Martha Ellen Stilwell School of the Arts

“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.” – James Holmes


Allan Gramajo
Elite Scholars Academy

“It is okay if you fall apart sometimes. Tacos fall apart and we still love them.” -Unknown


Miatta Harris
Martha Ellen Stilwell School of the Arts

“The limit does not exist”– Cady Heron


Makayla Hodges
Jonesboro High School

“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.” Arthur Ashe


Jalyn Jones
Elite Scholars Academy

 “Start strong, stay strong, finish strong!” –  Ralph Marston


Emani Madison
Martha Ellen Stilwell School of the Arts

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style” – Maya Angelou


Preston Passmore
Riverdale High School

“Think before you speak” – Preston Passmore


Andy Pham
Martha Ellen Stilwell School of the Arts

“It is in your hands, to make a better world for all who live in it” – Nelson Mandela


Robert Reed Taylor
The Reed Christian Academy Home School

“I owe everything I am and everything I will ever be to books.” -Gary Paulsen


Keila Rodriguez-Porras
Elite Scholars Academy

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.– Suzy Kassem


Khalani Roundtree
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School

 “If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.” —Shirley Chisholm


Nicole Tooson
Mundy’s Mill High School

“Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance.” ― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart


Dung Tran
Morrow High School

“It is better to do something than to do nothing while waiting to do everything.”– Winston Churchill


Kayla Tran
Martha Ellen Stilwell Schools of Arts

– “Be a free thinker and don’t accept everything you hear as truth. Be critical and evaluate what you believe in.” – Aristotle


Juday Whaley
Jonesboro High School

– “Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.” James 1:12