YPAL is a volunteer organization for young professionals, run by a board of young professionals. We’re looking for our next leadership team!

Over the course of this 1-year commitment, you’ll get an inside look into how boards operate and have the opportunity to meet many different leaders shaping the future of Louisville.

Apply Here.

Board of Directors Job Descriptions

Timeline and Directions

Thursday, March 31 (5:00 p.m.): Applications and letters of recommendation are due to Ann Marie Kelly. Please send recommendation letters via e-mail to: annmarie.kelly@ypal.org.

Monday, April 11 and Wednesday, April 13 (5:00-9:00 p.m.): Candidates interview with the nomination committee at the Frost Brown Todd, 400 West Market Street, Suite 3200 (32nd floor), Louisville, KY 40202-3363.

Please keep both dates open, as appointments will not be set until the week of April 4. Your appointment could be anytime during these two days.

Wednesday, April 20: Nomination committee makes final recommendation to the Board of Directors to vote in candidates.

Friday, April 22: Newly elected Board of Directors is publicly announced.

Board Transition Mandatory Dates
May 9: New Board Member Orientation (5:30 p.m.)
May 18: Joint Board of Directors meeting (5:30 p.m.)
May 23: New Board Member Orientation (5:30 p.m.)
June 4: Summer Board retreat (9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
June 15: Joint Board of Directors meeting/Meet & Greet with Advisory Council (5:30 p.m.)

July 1, 2016: YPAL’s 2016-2017 Board term officially begins.
July 30, 2017: YPAL’s 2016-2017 Board term officially ends.

Monthly meetings:
Executive Committee meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of every month (12:00 pm – 1:00 pm).
Board of Directors meetings will be held on the third Wednesday of every month (5:30 pm – 7:00 pm).

*If you have any issues with the application, please reach out to AnnMarie.Kelly@YPAL.org for a word document version of the application.