Young Professional Network provides career tools, builds relationships

Young Professional Network of Southern Indiana (YPNSI) is a new nonprofit organization for young professionals between the ages of 21-45. YPNSI creates avenues for young professionals in any industry to access the necessary tools to advance their careers and build meaningful, lasting relationships.

The vision is to be the organization of choice for all young professionals looking to personally grow and connect within their community and careers.

YPNSI is determined to connect and grow young professionals through monthly networking events, educational seminars, keynote speeches from industry experts, and keeping the members up-to-date with community involvement opportunities. 

Join YPNSI at their next event where renowned executive adviser CJ McClanahan will be giving a presentation on his topic “Reimagine Success.” The event will be held at Black Box Theater, Thyen-Clark Cultural Center Thursday, November 18 from 6:00 to 8:00pm.

YPNSI has held two prior events with 40+ attendees at both. 

The organization is funded by donations from local businesses reinvesting in their employee’s growth. For more information about how you or your employees can get involved please reach out to Also follow YPNSI on Facebook “Young Professional Network of Southern Indiana.”

Current Board: Bryce Lain (President), Ruger Kerstiens (Vice-President), Gavin Lorey (Treasurer), Kabrea Robling (Secretary), Nicole Krempp (Marketing), Morgan Thewes (Philanthropy)