Welcome to LA Youth Platform



LA Youth Platform is a non-partisan coalition of young adults from across Louisiana who created a policy platform of priorities for our state's young adults. The platform envisions improvements in education, economic development, criminal justice, and environmental outcomes in Louisiana. 

The largest function of the group is meeting with Louisiana's leaders and officials to promote the tenents of the policy platform. 


Sarah Procopio

Founder, Co-Director

Sarah Procopio is a junior at Louisiana State University majoring in mass communication with a concentration in political communication. She served as the lead organizer for the Re-envisioning Louisiana symposium in 2018 which inspired her to start LA Youth Platform. 


Frederick Bell


Frederick Bell is a senior at Tulane University. After graduating with double majors in political science and political economy, Bell plans to attend law school and work in criminal justice and public policy. Passionate about the future of Louisiana, he co-directs the LA Youth Platform.