Contact Us

Contact YMCA Youth and Government

Interested in learning more about Youth and Government, or have a question for one of our state programs? Use the contact information below to reach out to the staff and leadership of our national and state programs.


National Programs

For questions about our national programs, youth voter engagement strategies, and civic health initiatives, please reach out to our staff at YMCA of the USA:

Derek Summerville
YMCA of the USA
Director, Youth Advocacy, Voice, & Civic Health


State Programs

If you are looking to connect with the Youth and Government program in your state, reach out to your respective staff contact by visiting our state directory!


Program Alliance

The Youth and Government Program Alliance (YGPA) is led by our YGPA Council – 5 staff from our state programs across the country who are elected to a two-year term, which you can contact at