5
Mar

Speed Networking with YPA Sudbury

As part of the YPA’s three pillars of service, we strive to provide our members with opportunities to build their professional skills and network with other YPs. Many of you have asked us for some sort of event where you can focus your time and energy strictly on meeting others and making connections, not necessarily lending time to a speaker

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2
Mar

YPA Member Spotlight: Margaret Flietstra

Margaret Flietstra is the owner of Nurtured Birth, and provides doula care to expecting families in Sudbury. Pregnancy, birth and early parenting can be unpredictable. As a Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula, she provides the continuous emotional, educational and physical support that helps expecting families feel as prepared, calm, and joyful as possible. Tell us a bit about what you

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2
Feb

YPA Member Spotlight: Jennifer Cooper

Jennifer Cooper, does it all. She’s a Mom of two, wife, animal lover, and business woman. Once you meet Jenn you are drawn to her positive and uplifting personality. Jenn is a successful business owner, and is excited about joining the YPA. I had the opportunity to ask Jenn a few questions and she provided some great answers. What is

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5
Dec

YPA Strategic Planning for 2018

Dear YP’s, Your YPA Board of Directors has been working hard to devise a strategic plan for your 2018 membership year. As a board, we determined what our major focuses for 2018 will be. However, it is crucial that we understand the needs (and wants) of our membership. Below you will find our organizational goals for 2018. Grow and maintain

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22
Sep

Meet our Board: Adam Killah

The Young Professionals Association of Greater Sudbury is run by a board of volunteers who dedicate their time to foster a culture of community engagement, networking, and professional development to empower emerging leaders and young professionals in Greater Sudbury. We wanted to take some time to introduce you to each of our board members in our Meet our Board blog

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15
Sep

Wine & Cheers 2017

Our annual Wine & Cheers event took place last Thursday, September 7th at Ristorante Verdicchio and was a great success with more than 100 attendees. Our guest speaker, Justine Martin shared her experience with the Win This Space competition and talked about how being let go of her job with Science North, ultimately lead her down the path she is on

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8
Sep

Meet our Board: Amanda Zurkowski

The Young Professionals Association of Greater Sudbury is run by a board of volunteers who dedicate their time to foster a culture of community engagement, networking, and professional development to empower emerging leaders and young professionals in Greater Sudbury. We wanted to take some time to introduce you to each of our board members in our Meet our Board blog

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9
Aug

Member Spotlight: Leslie McDermid

Leslie McDermid is the owner of The Social Launch and helps businesses save time and improve their online presence with social media management, training, and workshops. Before taking the entrepreneurial leap, Leslie was a ‘job hopper’, moving around from job to job and could never find the right one for her. Two of her passions include helping people and social

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30
Jun

Member Spotlight: Adam Richardson

Adam Richardson has worked as a Human Resources Generalist at the Sudbury Credit Union for the past two years. Adam is 37 with a wife and three kids and has lived in Sudbury since 2006, having worked and travelled all over the world prior to landing here. He taught in Korea, worked at a pub in England, and was a

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23
Jun

Meet our Board: Hailey Short

The Young Professionals Association of Greater Sudbury is run by a board of volunteers who dedicate their time to foster a culture of community engagement, networking and professional development to empower emerging leaders and young professionals in Greater Sudbury. We wanted to take some time to introduce you to each of our board members in our Meet our Board blog

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