Keegan Pohl and Katie Mead, students at Lee’s Summit North High School, were recently selected for the YMCA Youth Conference on National Affairs, scheduled for June 30 through July 5 at the Blue Ridge Assembly in Black Mountain, N.C. They are the only students from the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District to be accepted for this event.
Representatives from all 50 states and the District of Columbia will be in attendance. Both Keegan and Katie participated in the Youth-in-Government program in December 2017 as part of the LSNHS Legal team in Jefferson City. At this national event, both will be introducing legislation in the YMCA Congress.