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The Board of Directors and Leadership Team are comprised of PYP members in good standing who have been active members and are now interested in taking on a major leadership role in the organization. The board meets once a month and provides recommendations and feedback on new PYP initiatives.

Most Board of Director and Leadership Team positions are one-year terms with applications due in January, and selection occurring in February. New board members begin their terms in April.

Please visit our Leadership Application Page for open Leadership positions.

2018 – 2019 Board of Directors

Meg Burke - President Elect

Meg Burke



Walker Wilson - VP Community Development

Walker Wilson


Jessica Andrade - Treasurer

Jessica Andrade



Bethany Knight - Secretary

Lauren Glass




Alex Andrade - Legal Counsel

Alex Andrade

Legal Counsel



Vice President of Marketing


Morgan Hall

Vice President of Networking



Vice President of Professional Development



Ruthie Speight

Vice President of Membership



Cheryl Murphy - VP Marketing

Eddie Murray

Vice President of Economic Development and Government Affairs



Sara Lefevers

Vice President of Quality of Life


Taylor Simmons - President

Meg Rich

Past President

2018 – 2019 Leadership Team

Jarrod Dawson

Economic Development/Government Affairs Coordinator



Taylor Pitman

Marketing Coordinator



Jen Fink

Membership Coordinator


Cheyenne Sherman

Networking Coordinator

Jacob Flowers

Professional Development Coordinator



Blair Castro

Public Relations Coordinator



Jessica Edwards

Quality of Life Coordinator



We CONNECT young professionals with like-minded individuals and community opportunities.



We GIVE our time, talents, and treasure to develop our community.



We continue to GROW as leaders through personal and professional development.



We LIVE each day healthy, well, and balanced.