Teen Advisory Council (TAC)

Careers | Project & Event Management | Marketing


Teen Advisory Council (TAC) is typically a 9-month in-person program made up of 10 past Teen Program participants looking to serve as youth ambassadors. This year TAC will be recruiting 10 past Teen Program participants to lead an exciting new research project that aims to discover how arts education impacts young people. Working together on this research project and Teen Programs events, TAC members will help ensure youth perspectives remain central to ArtsConnection mission, community engagement and impact the scholarship around arts education. 

Develop your leadership identity  

  • Brainstorm and execute new teen programming  
  • Attending engaging events and initiatives for other teens  
  • Participate in community outreach   
  • Network and develop relationships with youths like you  
  • Collaborate with like-minded teens  


Expand your skill set  

  • Administration support  
  • Project and event management  
  • Teen research  
  • Concept and visual design  
  • Marketing   
  • Written and verbal communication  





Take a look at TAC 2023-24 Youth-led Participatory Action Research (YPAR) Results

Obstacles & Challenges of Leading a Creative life (1-page Comic Series)


A guide for feedback for Teaching Artists (A Handbook)


Benefits of diversity in the arts (Zine)