Nominations for The YPR Board are now open


    The nominating committee of the Young Professionals of Rockwall is accepting nominations for upcoming board positions.   The Board Nomination Forms are attached at the end of this letter and also available online at RockwallChamber.org/YPR. There you will also find a digital nomination.

    The Young Professionals of Rockwall is an up and coming organization consisting of around 40 members.  Each year a nominating committee is appointed by the YPR Board to select candidates to serve on the Board for a 1 year term. 

    YPR members who have an interest in being considered for the Board are encouraged to do so by submitting a candidate resume form.  Please return to the Chamber Office or email to Shaun@RockwallChamber.org by Friday October 20th at 5:00 pm.

    While the nominating committee will not be limited to selecting only from those who volunteer, it will be its responsibility to consider all candidates objectively and select those, who in its judgment, best meet the requirements established for service on the YPR Board

    The candidate must:

    • Be a member in good standing of the chamber and YPR
    • Agree to attend monthly board meetings and special meetings called by the Board Chair;
    • Be willing to participate in YPR and Chamber of Commerce activities;
    • Commitment for the term of 1 year
    • Capable and willingness to serve YPR outside of assigned duties

    Other desirable qualities candidates should possess include:

    • A record of service/leadership in the community and/or within the YPR & the Chamber;
    • A leader in his or her business or profession;
    • Background that provides sound judgment in considering problems and policies;
    • Capable and willing to accept a leadership position on the YPR Board

    If you would like to nominate yourself or someone for consideration to the YPR Board please return the application or fill out the digital version by Friday October 20th at 5:00 pm

    Thank you


    Click here to download the 2018 YPR Board Application

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    Interested in expanding your professional and social network, while making a positive and lasting difference in the community? If so, then the Young Professionals of Rockwall is the place for you! YPR allows you access to the best professional development and social programs!


    The Young Professionals of Rockwall actively provides opportunities and resources to maximize personal & professional growth through networking, social and philanthropic events, and business development in the Rockwall community and beyond. 


    The Young Professionals of Rockwall (YPR) engage and support future community leaders between the ages of 21 and 39 through professional development, networking and social opportunities designed for young professionals.See our upcoming events for your next opportunity to get involved!

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