2030 Advisory Council

The 2030 Advisory Council is an ad-hoc committee to the Mayor. This Council is comprised of twenty Framingham residents ages 21-35. The goals of the Council are to foster community engagement, facilitate communication with City Hall and give an important voice on behalf of the interests of younger residents to generate improvements, support policies and social justice.

BOARD/COMMISSION DUTIES

To advise the Mayor on improving the quality of life for young-adults in Framingham. To create an effective dialogue and strategic recommendations with a community focus on areas like housing, governance, finance and economic development.  

COUNCIL COMPOSITION 

Pursuant to Article III, Section 3(b) of the Charter, the Mayor shall strive to the extent practicable to seek appointees to the Council reflecting both demographic and geographic diversity of membership (p. 24). We strive to build a strong group of committed individuals who reflect the ethnic, social and economic diversity of Framingham.

MEMBERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES

The  2030 Advisory Council shall be comprised of two members from each district and two at-large members from the business community. The Council will elect a Chair, Vice-Chair, and clerk from the district. Members follow the Conflict of Interest Laws. Members abide by the Local, State and Federal Rules and Regulations.

MEMBERSHIP:

 2030 Advisory Council members are appointed by the Mayor.

Minimum requirements:

  • Must live in Framingham
  • Must be between the ages of 21-35
  • Must be Innovative and Creative thinkers
  • Must have Vested interest in moving Framingham forward
  • Must be Committed to attending scheduled meetings

MEETING INFORMATION

Meeting dates/occurrence: Monthly

Members of the 2030 Council

Name Seat Term Expiration
Jacob Hepler Chair, At-large June 2021
Jacob Binnall District 2 Representative June 2021
Ronaldo Vieira Jr. District 2 Representative June 2021
Natalie Tassy District 3 Representative June 2021
Matthew Rodriguez District 3 Representative June 2021
Jacqueline Ramirez District 4 Representative June 2021
Maiyah Rosal District 5 Representative June 2021
Andrew Franquiz District 6 Representative June 2021
Maeve Neiswanger District 7 Representative June 2021
Emmylou Manwill District 7 Representative June 2021
Jessica Whitfield District 8 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 1 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 1 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 4 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 5 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 6 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 8 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 9 Representative June 2021
Vacant District 9 Representative June 2021
Vacant At-large June 2021