LEADers Graduate with Honors

Young people ranging in age from 10-17 who come from El Segundo, Los Angeles, Manhattan Beach and Playa Del Rey took LEAD courses this summer. Graduation was held July 23rd in El Segundo City Hall for students who completed the Youth Manager Certification series, Public Speaking course and those completing winter Tree Planting Supervisor Training.
Tree Musketeers Youth Director, Lina McDermott, served as Toastmaster for the event at which Public Speaking graduates showcased their new skills with speeches on global warming.
In addition to receiving the certificates earned through any or all of the courses, Assemblymember Betsy Butler honored the graduates with Certificates of Recognition for their commitment to youth leadership, community activism and a healthy environment.