Pensacola Young Professionals is run by a dedicated leadership team including our coordinators, Board of Directors, and our Executive Director.
  1. Leadership

Board of Directors

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.

The Board of Directors is made up of 11 voting board members and 1 ex-officio member. Each VP has a dedicated coordinator (“leadership”) to assist in the programming and workload for their respective roles.

  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Past President*
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Legal Counsel
  • VP Economic Dev. & Govt. Affairs
  • VP Marketing & Communications
  • VP Membership
  • VP Networking
  • VP Professional Development
  • VP Quality of Life


Most Board of Director and Leadership Team positions are one-year terms with an option to renew for a second year. Board Applications typically open in January and selection occurring in February. New board members begin their terms in April.

Be a part of the change

Applications for our volunteer leadership and board of director positions typically open in January for the upcoming year (April through March). We occasionally have openings throughout the year. Check out the process and see what’s available. 

Executive Committee

Cheyenne Sherman


Ebony Cornish

President Elect

Eddie Murray

Past President

Monica Wright


Lydia Lucius

Legal Counsel

Parker McCallum


Membership & Treasury

Zack Suggs

VP of Membership

Alex Coyne

Assistant Treasurer


Jennah White

VP of Marketing

Courtney Radcliffe

Marketing & PR Coordinator

Economic Development & Government Affairs

Justin Oswald

VP of Economic Development & Government Affairs

Trevor Schaettle

Government Affairs Coordinator

Shane Chadwick

Economic Development Coordinator


Rachel Gilliam

VP of Networking

Professional Development

Kristy Craig

VP of Professional Development

Danielle Woods

Professional Development Coordinator

Quality of Life

Claire Kirchharr

VP of Quality of Life

Dr. Angel Bradley

Quality of Life Coordinator


Pensacola Young Professionals is run by our dedicated Board of Directors and Leadership as well as one paid employee. Our Executive Director manages the day-to-day operations, fundraising, and strategic vision of the organization. 

Meg Burke

Executive Director