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Young Professionals Group (YPG)

Ventura Chamber YPG

Who We Are

The Ventura Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Group (YPG) is comprised of young professionals between the ages of 21-40 who are interested in creating positive change in self and the community.

Get Involved

  • Grow leadership skills through professional development
  • Expand your professional network by connecting through events and programs
  • Support our community by giving back through service and volunteerism
  • Gain access to special members-only events and opportunities to connect and network with industry leaders, dignitaries, and more.

Benefits of YPG Membership

There are many ways to become more involved in YPG. Join the leadership council, volunteer on a subcommittee, or take advantage of the numerous members only advertising opportunities to gain greater exposure for your business. Your participation and contributions are critical to the success of YPG. Don’t hesitate to share your ideas. Get connected with the YPG!

Ready to Join?

Individual YPG membership is free with Ventura Chamber membership. YPG members only is $99/year. Download the application and return to us today!

For more information, contact Ashley Pope ashley@ventura-chamber.org.

YPG Committee

The following individuals make up the 2020 Ventura Young Professionals Steering Committee:

  • Caitlin Barringer, Co-Chair | Kids and Families Together cbarringer@kidsandfamilies.org
  • Salena Bracamontes, Co-Chair | State Farm Salena@myagentsalena.com
  • Breanne Szabados, Professional Development | Hilton
  • Gerry Pantoja, Membership | Ventura College Foundation
  • Maya Lazos, Community Outreach | Vista Del Mar Hospital
  • Ally Gialketsis, Secretary | Food Forward
  • Heather Lease Arena, Social Engagement | Three Sisters Events threesisterseventplanning@gmail.com