• Young Professionals Program

    Chair: Board Member, Samantha Collins

    Purpose: Provide opportunities for young professionals to network, develop professionally, and serve Hawaiʻi Island.

    Goal: Inspire existing and future leaders to advance and grow within our community.


              YP's pictured (left to right): Shyla Victor, Mikena Shay, Michael Bell, Taylor Rodamer,                          Samantha Collin, Ashley Ramond, Madison Wanner, Wen (Echo) Yu, Ryan Leese


    Target Audience: Members of the chamber and local business community ages 21-39.


    Initial 2024 Program Activities:

    • AM Coffee Networking
    • Lunch & Learn
    • Tree Planting Community Service - April 20th, Earth Day celebration in collaboration with Pālamanui Campus


    KKCC YP of the Year Award: Coming soon. The committee will develop the guidelines and selection process. This award will be announced at the KKCC Gala in November.


    Primary Location: West side of Hawaiʻi Island, State of Hawaiʻi - Districts: North Kohala, South Kohala, North Kona, South Kona

  • First In-Person Meeting
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