YNPN Phoenix President
Senior Director of Programs and Strategic Initiatives
Jaclyn Pederson is passionate about supporting families and strengthening the nonprofit sector through unique collaborations.
System strategist, Creative, Authentic Leader, Joie de Vivre
YNPN Phoenix Vice President
National Speakers Association
Director of Membership Experience & Marketing
Rhette is passionate about making the community a better place to live, work and play by engaging young professionals in volunteerism, philanthropy, and advocacy.
Community Advocate, Music Enthusiast, Wine Indulger, Dog Lover
YNPN Phoenix Treasurer
Learning Consultant; Property Casualty Insurance Agent
Petsmart; Elite Insurance Group
Michael is a Phoenix native and lifelong educator dedicated to helping people reach their individual potential
Servant Leader, World Traveler, Wine Lover
YNPN Phoenix Past President
Fresh Express by Discovery Triangle
Elyse is a passionate proponent of health in all aspects of public life and works everyday to make Arizona resilient, equitable, and inclusive for all.
Arizona Visionary, Social Justice Advocate, Avid Hiker, Mindful Vegan
Northern Arizona University
Will is a passionate theatre artist, educator, and arts advocate who seeks to make Arizona a more sustainable place for artists to work, to live, and to love.
Professional Actor, Collaborative Facilitator, Arizona Arts Advocate, Servant Leader
Perlman Perlman, LLP
Dan seeks to empower young leaders to connect, grow personally and professionally, and become passionate, outspoken advocates for positive social change in their communities.
Nonprofit Law Nerd, Professional Listener, Avid Reader, Travel Enthusiast, Amateur Guitarist.
Read Better Be Better
Kelsey thrives off the energy and passion within her community and is fiercely dedicated to improving Arizona's education system, ensuring all children have the opportunity to live up to their full potential.
Community Lover, Team Player, Literacy Enthusiast, Big Dreamer, Book Nerd
First Year Experience Specialist
Arizona State University
Brita is passionate about making meaningful connections and building communities to inspire and create change through social media and in-person communications.
Happy, Tech-lover, Minnesota Transplant, Passionate About Animals & Growing Caring Communities
Chief Strategy Officer
Be A Leader Foundation
Karla is a passionate advocate for Arizona students and is committed to helping close the educational attainment gap among the state’s most undeserved students.
Enthusiastic Collaborator, Fierce Competitor, Futuristic Thinker, Woman of Action
Director of Entrepreneur Programs
Better Business Bureau
Kimberly is an enthusiastic connector of people, ideas, places, and resources. Her work and passions are at the intersection of education and entrepreneurship, and she is passionate about creating lasting innovation in the social sector as a way to make Arizona, the country, and world a better place
Fanatical Foodie, Proud Native Phoenician, Curious Cross Between ENTJ + ENFJ, Bibliophile, Aspiring Renaissance Woman
Chief Operating Officer
Editha House Foundation
Chiquita oversees the strategic planning efforts and promotes team leadership, while also specializing in organizational effectiveness and process development. In addition, she is a coach, educator, and facilitator.
Public Health Advocate, Risk taker, free spirited
Phoenix Community ToolBank
Jana Smith is dedicated to strengthening the influence, resourcefulness, and professionalism of the nonprofit sector in support of Arizona communities.
Motivated, Mindful (from animals to people), Moderate Tool Enthusiast, Mom to Pugs