Young Professionals

Made up of more than 400 members, Young Professionals of Palm Beach North (YPPBN) is dedicated to developing Palm Beach North’s next generation of business leaders by providing a platform for professional growth and community outreach. Governed by a steering committee, YPPBN plans monthly Connect events, quarterly professional development luncheons, as well as quarterly volunteer initiatives. YPPBN’s membership is complimentary for Chamber members and $75 per year for non-chamber members.


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Committee Chair

Brett Leone
Leone Company, LLC

Steering Committee

Nikki Carpenito, Town of Jupiter
Jeff Chandler, FirstCity Bank of Commerce
Kristen Cummins, Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County
Greg Etimos, Brewster-Allen-Wichert Inc.
Jenn King, Northwestern Mutual
Melissa Kostelia, Cotleur & Hearing
Matthew Kramer, Matthew Kramer
Allison Lazarus, Alli Lazarus
Brett Leone, Cotleur & Hearing
Chelsey Lucas, State of Florida
Seth Mansfield, Sutter and Nugent
Whitney Moerings, White Water Agency
Charles Orozco, Charles Orozco – Young Professional
Ralph Perrone, American Cancer Society, North Palm Beach Unit
Nicole Plunkett, Cotleur & Hearing
Joseph Russo, Palm Beach Tech Association – Young Professional
Brooke Shlamowitz
Allison Shook, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Jon Stanton
Chris Taraba, Verdex Construction


Scheduled regularly by council members.


This program area is governed by a steering committee of dedicated young professionals between the ages of 21 to 39 who are charged with ensuring that the needs of this age group are being through the chamber. Council membership is by invitation-only. The council is limited in size to 25 members with a maximum of 3 consecutive years.

Staff Contact

Erika Larson
Events & Marketing Coordinator
(561) 748-3945