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The position of Professional Development Chair will plan a variety of events with the help of committee members centered on personal and professional development and growth. The Chair will preside over a committee that will coordinate the various events and collaborate with other YPC committees or groups around town with an interest in professional development.

This is a voting position.

What You’ll Do

The Professional Development Chair plans events centered around professional and personal development (i.e. Lunch with Leaders, panels, speakers, networking opportunities). The Chair shall lead a committee and encourage collaboration with other YPC committees and outside groups.

What It Takes
  • An interest in personal and professional development
  • Strong organizational and communications skills
  • The ability to lead a committee and delegate tasks
  • The ability to balance planning of multiple events
  • Time Commitment: 5-10 hours per week
A Strong Candidate
  • Has participated in Professional Development Committee events or has been an active member of the Professional Development Committee in the past
  • Has a strong knowledge of the mission and purpose of YPC
5 Traits Describing an Ideal Candidate
  • Professional
  • Enthusiastic
  • Engaged
  • Organized
  • Relationship-builder