One of the best leadership development opportunities in the YLC is to actually help run the organization by serving on one of the YLC's standing committees.

Development Committee

The Development Committee helps engage community stakeholders to support the organization through fundraising events, corporate memberships, and annual giving campaigns. Interested in joining this committee? Email the VP of Development Evan Nicoll at

Communications Committee

The Communications Committee promotes the organization to its members, the corporate community and the general public in concert with the goals of the board and office. Interested in joining this committee?  Email the VP of Communications Blake Eckert at

Community Engagement Committee

The Community Engagement Committee plans monthly committee meetings, new member orientations (called JumpStarts), manage YLC hands-on projects and organize social events. The committee meets each month to plan events and discuss new ways to engage and recruit YLC members as well as to increase and improve YLC impact on the community. Interested in joining this committee?  Email the VP of Community Engagement Sam Cook at

Leadership Committee

The Leadership Committee oversee YLC Leadership programming such as Leadership Luncheons, Mentorship program, Leadership Development Series, Toastmasters and support YLC in improving the Leadership continuum. The committee meets monthly. Interested in joining this committee?  Email the VP of Leadership Josie Delaune at