Your membership connects you to new people, opportunities, and the Pensacola community while supporting the mission of PYP.

Be a part of the change

Pensacola Young Professionals is more than a networking group. We provide a a sense of place and belonging to young people in our community. We connect our members with new opportunities to find their passions not just in PYP but throughout the Pensacola Bay area. We’re proud to provide a voice for the young professionals of Pensacola.  


Where to Start

Come to any of our upcoming events! Many are open to the public and will give you a great idea of what PYP is all about. We have plenty of leadership on hand to answer questions at all of our meetings and events. When you’re ready to commit, hit that JOIN button!


As a young business owner, joining PYP is without a doubt the best decision I could have ever made when it came to finding a diverse group of motivated people in Pensacola. I was a bit apprehensive upon first joining because I was unsure of what being a PYP’er entailed, although once I started attending the multitude of events that they host throughout each month, I felt right at home. From the professional development team, to being able to hear local and State reps at a political forum, and even heading out to Wahoo’s Stadium for a baseball game, there is certainly a range of fun things to do within the organization.

I’m very fortunate for all the relationships I’ve built during my time in PYP, and I can trace just about every professional connection I have in Pensacola back this incredible organization. Thank you PYP for all you do for the young leaders in our community, we’re lucky to have such an amazing organization!

Ben Murphy
Joined PYP in 2015
Vivid Bridge Studios

Benefits of Membership



Monthly networking and business promotion opportunities


Community service opportunities exclusive to members


Average savings of $175 per year at PYP events vs. non-members


Free or deeply discounted professional development programs

Exclusive Access

Access to Members-Only communications and private social media groups



Mentor Pensacola is exclusive to PYP members. Members are paired and mentored by local community leaders. Applications open once a year


Local Voice

Activism and education focused on local economic development and governmental affairs


Access to PYP Membership Directory (130+ members and sponsors)

Benefits Card (Coming Soon!)

Our member benefits card gives you discounts at local restaurants and businesses just for being a member of PYP!

Interested in a free membership?

Check out how your employer can support PYP and get complimentary memberships for doing so!

Monthly Membership

  • Great option to test the waters before committing
  • Auto renews until canceled

Membership Discounts

PYP offers special rates for undergraduate students and active/retired military.

To receive these rates, proof of status is required. Please review the requirements on the membership form prior to submitting your application. Reach out to our membership team for more information.


Our Membership Team leaders help engage prospective members and encourage our current membership. If there’s something you think we should be doing to help you as a member, let us know!


Join the Team

We’re always looking for dedicated YPs to assist in the planning and execution of our membership events. The membership team meets quarterly. To learn how to be a part, email our networking leadership!

Zack Suggs

VP of Membership

Alex Coyne

Assistant Treasurer

Shane Chadwick

Director of Community Relations