Young Professionals of Greater Jackson is a part of the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership and offers innovative ways for young professionals in the Greater Jackson area to connect and expand their professional horizons.
To recruit, retain, promote and engage young professionals, ages 21-40, to the Greater Jackson area.
YP Alliance March Luncheon
Dr. Clay Hays, Jackson Heart Clinic; David Pharr, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP; Melody Moody, Bike Walk Mississippi discussed the Museum to Market multi-purpose trail at the March YP Alliance Luncheon March 27.
Who are Young Professionals
A professional person or graduate student who is 21-40 years old and wants to help make the Greater Jackson area a more vibrant and enjoyable place to live while having fun doing it and connecting with peers and community leaders.
What is YP Alliance?
The goals are simple and all directly reflect our mission:
Why join YPA
By uniting diverse young professionals across the Greater Jackson Area, YPA creates a force that will both strengthen and grow the Great Jackson Area as it entices even more young professionals to live, work and play in this community. More young professionals mean a stronger community and more opportunities for everyone.
YPA welcomes diversity and encourages ideas from all members.
Interested? Get Involved!
YPA encourages you to plug into a leadership role within one of our Action Teams. Action Teams are charged with implementing the goals and strategies developed for YPA. Each Action Team addresses a different market niche within our community. You can choose to join an Action Team at any time, or simply attend our events that interest you.
Becoming a Member of YP Alliance is EASY!
Step One: Register with us!
You can access our membership form online by clicking here or join at a meeting or social.
Step Two: Attend Events!
Step Three: Get Involved!
Ways to Get Involved: Action Teams
YPA Action Teams
YP Alliance is proud to say that our events, from inception to completion, are purely driven by our volunteers. If we see a need for certain programming, we create it. Below is a list of our five Action Teams and a sampling of the events and programs they put on.
YPA in the Community
Julie Skipper – firstname.lastname@example.org
Team BEAT (Membership)
Teresa Kennedy – email@example.com
Improving the Climate for YPA
Get the YPA Word Out
Be a Resource