National Youth Council

The National Youth Council is a committee of 15 college students who have been selected because of their demonstrated leadership ability and their potential for service to the March of Dimes Foundation. The purpose of the National Youth Council is to assist the March of Dimes in the design and implementation of programs targeted to young people.

Our 2018-2019 National Youth Council Executive Committee

  • Jake Ormond, Chair, Arizona State University
  • Alexis Crane, Chair Elect, University of Alabama
  • Nikitha Reddy, Vice Chair Mission Awareness,University of California, Berkeley
  • Logan Locascio, Vice Chair Revenue Development, University of Florida
  • Kenna Prins, Vice Chair Outreach and Engagement, Univeristy of Florida

Our 2018-2019 National Youth Council members 

  • Haley Thigpen,  University of Alabama
  • Andrea Cabassa,  University of Florida
  • Lauren Delatorre, University of Florida
  • Blake Moore, Arkansas State University
  • Mary Lotesto, Elmhurst College
  • Maddie Keppel, Ithaca College
  • Anika Jagasia, UPenn
  • Austin Knight, University of North Alabama
  • Kylie Cochrane, Arizona State University
  • Max Michel, Florida State University
  • Keenan Carter, Auburn University

For more information on the National Youth Council and other March of Dimes youth leadership opportunities, please contact