Join the 2015-16 Meritus Young Professionals Council!

Meritus is seeking passionate young professionals looking for a high impact leadership opportunity. Interested parties should complete our online application by Friday, July 31. 


We encourage members of the Meritus community to apply and/or recommend candidates.


About the Young Professionals Council

The Young Professionals Council (YPC) is a group of young business leaders, including Meritus Alumni, who support the Meritus mission through strategic initiatives. The Council began in 2013 with nine members and plans to expand to 15-20 members for the 2015-2016 term. The members of the Council represent a diverse mix of backgrounds with a common interest in giving back to the community by supporting low-income youth in pursuit of their higher education and career goals.


YPC Goals

The 2015-2016 Young Professionals Council will play a critical role in the planning and implementation of the following organizational needs:

  • Business Community Engagement
  • Scholarship Fundraising
  • Public Relations/Marketing
  • Social and Networking Events

The Commitment

  • Commit to a minimum of one year of service on the Council, from September 2015-June 2016
  • Contribute a minimum donation of $250 and leverage corporate matching gifts where possible
  • Attend Council meetings, either in-person or virtually, every other month
  • Attend subcommittee meetings as needed
  • Participate in one or more Council initiatives that meet YPC goals


If you have any questions, feel free to contact Denise Miller, Manager of Career Development:



Phone: (415) 400-8642