Jamie_Headshot_Narrow_Crop_Small.jpgJamie Smith, Executive Director Jamie Smith is YNPN's Executive Director. Prior to solely taking the helm of YNPN, Jamie was one of the 2016 Interim Co-Executive Directors and the former Communications & Network Engagement Director. In that position, she managed communications, social media, and public relations for YNPN as well as resource development and programming for our chapter leaders and members.

You can reach Jamie at jamie@ynpn.org or follow her on Twitter at @shameonseamus.

Tina Ngo, Operations Manager Tina Ngo is YNPN's Operations Manager. A native Angeleno, Tina graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a B.A. in American Literature and Culture and a double minor in Public Affairs and Urban and Regional Studies. Upon graduation, she served as a program manager at a youth development organization serving low-income and underserved youth in the greater District of Columbia metropolitan area.

Connect with Tina at tina@ynpn.org.

Jeff_Key_Photo.jpgJeff Key, Network Engagement Associate Jeff Key is YNPN's Network Engagement Associate. Jeff is a lifelong resident of New Jersey and currently lives in New Brunswick. He currently serves as a consultant with Nfinity Enterprises, working with a number of different nonprofit organizations on projects related to leadership training and staff development, improving nonprofit board governance practices, and helping develop partnerships for leadership opportunities in the nonprofit sector for emerging leaders from diverse backgrounds.

You can contact Jeff at jeffrey.key@ynpn.org.


Amber Cruz Mohring, National Consultant Amber Cruz Mohring provides consultancy services to YNPN through her company, ACM Consulting, in operations and event planning for the Annual Conference and Leaders Institute.

Amber Cruz Mohring has been involved in YNPN is several capacities over the last several years, including as one of YNPN's 2016 Interim Co-Executive Directors and a member of the National Board for two years. Prior to her staff role with YNPN, Amber was the Senior Strategy Officer for Convenings at Lumina Foundation.

You can reach Amber at amber@ynpn.org or follow her on Twitter at @ambermcruz.

Maryam Abdul, Advocacy Fellow Maryam Abdul is YNPN's Advocacy Fellow. Maryam previously worked as a research fellow at the Annie E. Casey Foundation, reviewing data metrics and ensuring racial equity through performance measurement. Her work concentrated on qualitative research, racial/ethnic equity and inclusion policy practices within the workforce development sector, and connecting the systems of inequities to racial disparities. 

You can reach out to Maryam by email at advocacy@ynpn.org.

Olivia Duong, Development Fellow Olivia Duong is YNPN's Development Fellow and a YNPN San Francisco Bay Area chapter board member. She is eager for what is to come at both the local and national level! Olivia also works as the Development Coordinator at the Marines’ Memorial Association and Foundation, where she cultivates relationships with veterans and patriot supporters, conducts grant and major donor research, and supports the organization’s programmatic needs. 

You can contact Olivia at development@ynpn.org.


Monera Mason, Communications Fellow Monera Mason is YNPN's Communications Fellow and looks forward to working with her cohort on telling the stories of YNPN's chapters and members. By celebrating the impact YNPN's leadership development model has on affecting change, she is excited to spotlight talent in the non-profit sector.

You can reach Monera at communications@ynpn.org.

Kevin Peterson, Chapter Support Fellow Kevin Peterson is YNPN's Chapter Support Fellow where he will assist in developing and managing programming, resources, and spaces for chapter leaders to learn from and engage with YNPN National. Kevin currently serves as a YNPN chapter leader in Grand Rapids, Michigan as YNPN.GR’s Educational Programming Chair.

Reach out to Kevin for assistance via email at chaptersupport@ynpn.org. 


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