Twenty-two  young professionals have been selected to participate in YPAL’s sixth Emerging Leaders Program presented by the UofL College of Business, Yum! Brands & YPAL Cares. Over the next three months these individuals will take part in an accelerated and intensive experience designed to address the leadership development needs of young professionals. They will finish with a clear understanding of their strengths, values and personality in the context of being a more effective leader.

The Emerging Leaders Program will run September 1 through December 1, 2015. Participants in the program are:

Heather Bruner, Family and Children’s Place; Lauren Cook, Meritrust Welth Management; Miller DeeWeese, Outfront Media; Chelsey Duncan, Brown-Forman; Tara Eggenspiller, Student; Tyler Elliott, PNC Bank; Madison Gamez, Yum! Brands; Brooks Herrick, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP; Amanda Hesse, Tichenor & Associates; Thomas Hobbs, Republic Bank; Patrick Kelley, MCM CPAs & Advisors; Hugh Madison, Iristrac LLC; David Meek, Benchmark Mortgage; Antigona Mehani, Kentucky Refugee Ministries; Lee NesSmith, Sunbelt Rentals Inc.; Sung On, Humana; Nicole Steeves, Liquor Stores, NA; Kevin Stewart, PNC Bank; Tim Thomas, Milestone Design Group; Alex Weires, University of Louisville College of Business; Emily Wickerham, IMC; Adal Yousef, MCM CPAs & Advisors.


More information on YPAL’s Emerging Leaders program can be found at this link. Applications will open for the Spring 2015 ELP class in February.

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