Young Professionals of Chattanooga – Advisory Board

Young Professionals of Chattanooga is governed by an all-volunteer Advisory Board of YPC Members, with additional staff support from the Chattanooga Chamber Foundation. The YPC Board seeks to make Chattanooga a great place to live, work and play by investing in young professionals’ careers and helping to build their networks, while also giving back to our local community.


Summer Moore, American City Business Journals


Chaz Johnston, Fresenius Kidney Care


Marissa Bell, Waterhouse Public Relations

Want to learn more about how to get involved?

YPC Members can apply for service on the YPC Advisory Board during the second quarter of each calendar year, with a final deadline of May 31.

YPC  Advisory Board Members

Dara Ben-Judah, Pluralsight
Micah Chapman, The Enterprise Center (Tech Goes Home CHA)
Amanda Fabrizio-Grzesik, Tivoli Theatre Foundation
Katrina Farmer, The Double Cola Company
Madyson Foster Smith, Chattanooga Football Club
Savannah Fraser, The Event Studio
Kodak Hensley, Real Estate Partners
Austin Jameson, BancorpSouth
Jose Loza, Jose Loza Photography
Julia Milrod, Chattanooga Symphony & Opera
Leah Mundy, Chattanooga Times Free Press
Kiersten Murphy, Scout Realtor Group
Kate Murphy, Scout Realtor Group
Angela Onan, Tennessee Valley Authority
Scott Rannick, Transport Enterprise Leasing
Paulette Salazar, Shaw Industries
Lorin Smith, SmartBank
Sam Taylor, West Monroe Partners
Philip Wagner, Engineered Underground Solutions
Savannah Ward, CARTA
Zach Watts, Blue Line Solutions
Isaiah Williams, Chattanooga Home Inspector

Protégé Chattanooga Planning Committee

Madyson Foster Smith, Chattanooga Football Club, Chair
Nicole Coffey, Renewal
William Watson, UTC
Danica Collins, Chattanooga Football Club
Paden Janey, Paden Janey Consulting
Ian-Alijah Bey, The Enterprise Center (ChattaMatters)
Logan Morris, EAB
Ashley Valencia, La Paz Chattanooga
Brittany Lockwood, United Way of Greater Chattanooga
Angela Onan, TVA
Rachel Hargis, Unum