Krasimir Staykov

Krasimir Staykov

Advisor

Krasimir Staykov (he/him) is a board member of the Kentucky Student Voice Team and formerly served as the Legislative Coordinator for two years. He joined the Team as a freshman in high school and quickly took to the work. He first led the social media team and joined the legislative team in 2018. As the Legislative Coordinator, he led lobbying for equity-oriented state education policies and supported local, student-led policy advocacy. Krasimir also worked on the Coping with COVID study as a Quantitative Lead.


Krasimir has been published in the Washington Post, Rural Assembly, and the Aspen Institute.


Outside of his work with the Kentucky Student Voice Team, Krasimir is the Storytelling Programs Coordinator at Student Voice. He is a first year at the University of Louisville and a 2021 graduate of Paul Laurence Dunbar High School in Lexington.

Projects

March For Our Lives KY
The Co-Creation Generation
School Safety Bill
Race To Learn
Coping with COVID-19
Save Our Seats

Writings

December 18, 2018

Survey: Students Accept Reality of New School-Safety Measures

December 11, 2018

Student Voice Team School Safety Testimony

Krasimir on the Forum

May 30, 2020

Fleming County Offers a New Model for Student Councils

April 25, 2020

"A Test Does Not Define Who You Are": Thoughts on #TestOptionalNOW