YPC Board of Directors

YPC Board of Directors

Katie Vinson, DeFoor Hospitality Group
Marissa Bell, Waterhouse Public Relations
Past Chair
Megan Williams, Daspin & Aument, LLP

Young Professionals of Chattanooga operates as a complete volunteer board, with the support of the Chattanooga Chamber Foundation. Our advisory board is comprised of individuals with diverse backgrounds united by the common goal of making an impact on the Greater Chattanooga area.



Isa Harper, Moxy Chattanooga Downtown


YPC Development Committee

Katie Vinson, Committee Chair

Kenneth Burke, Text Request

JP Evans, Urban Story Ventures

Mackenzie Zeitlin, LEO Events


YPC Engagement Committee

Marissa Bell, Committee Chair

Erin Farris, Crye-Leike Realtors

Zach Watts, Blue Line Innovations


YPC Connections Committee

Megan Williams, Committee Chair

Summer Moore, USA TODAY Network Ventures Events

YPC Engagement Committee

Charlye White, Chattanooga Chamber, Committee Chair

Shawnice Beard, BCBST

Stevie Hodge, Unum

Zachary Beker


Protege Chattanooga Committee

Shawnice Beard, BCBSTChair

Kenneth Burke, Text Request, Chair-Elect

Madyson Foster, Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians

David Goodloe, Branch Technology

Kayleigh Reeves, Xpress Global Systems

Tara Viland, Chattanooga Markets

Want to learn about being a YPC Advisory Board member?

Contact Program Director