The Young Democrats of America, founded February 15, 1932, is the oldest and largest partisan youth organization in the country. Neighboring North Carolina lays claim to being the oldest continuing state chapter, and YDA's founding President is from North Carolina.
YDA's current President is Joshua Harris-Till of Oklahoma and Carrie McFadden of California is Executive Vice President. Quentin Wathum-Ocama (Minnesota), Muhammad Tazbir Alam (New York), and Terri Chapman (Alabama) serve as vice presidents. Rebecca Pinn (Secretary), Dunixi Guerca (Treasurer), and Briana Cartwright (DNC member) also serve as board members.
Young Democrats of America
YDSC is the youth voter auxiliary of the South Carolina Democratic Party. The State Party is governed by an Executive Committee elected by the county parties and an Executive Council elected by the Committee members from each Congressional district. SCDP is chaired by Trav Robertson of Anderson, with Lessie Price, Anthony Thompson, and Scott Thorpe as Vice Chairs. Clay Middleton, Carol Fowler, Don Fowler, and DNC Associate Chair Jaime Harrison serve as DNC members. In addition, YDSC past President, Bryanta Booker-Maxwell was elected in 2020 to serve as a DNC Member.