YNPNdc is an independent, volunteer-led organization and affiliated with the national Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which includes chapters in more than 44 cities. We bring young professionals together through networking, professional development events, providing mentoring opportunities, and convening the sector.
Membership is open to all.
YNPNdc members are inspired professionals who are interested in strengthening the greater Washington nonprofit sector through networking, professional development and advocacy.
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Co-Chair, Communications, YNPNdc Board of Directors
Katy Beth Cassell joined the YNPNdc Leadership Team in 2013. As Communications Co-Chair, she oversees all YNPNdc social media platforms and co-manages marketing and communications strategies for the organization.
Katy Beth is the Development Coordinator for the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. In this role, she provides development support for major gifts, alumni relations, annual giving and stewardship programs as part of external relations for the College. She previously worked in arts and culture fundraising at the Folger Shakespeare Library and Imagination Stage. She also serves on the Steering Committee of Emerging Arts Leaders DC (EALDC).
What I'm passionate about: My home state of South Carolina, the arts, great books, vinyl records, and sweet tea.
Why I YNPNdc: To broaden my network with people passionate about making a difference - and to make new friends, of course!