Northern Kentucky Young Professionals (NKYP)

 A group Focused on FUTURE LEADERS  

The NKYP program at the NKY Chamber of Commerce encourages the engagement of young professionals who embrace the principles of meaningful participation, effective citizenship and extraordinary imagination to enhance the quality of life and economic well-being in the Northern Kentucky region.

It is the premier opportunity for young professionals across NKY to grow through diverse offerings focused on networking, professional development and community involvement.

NKYP is the next generation of leaders in our region!

Upcoming NKYP events


 Next Generation Leader Awards (NGLA)

2019 NGLA Celebration | Thursday, July 18 | Newport Aquarium

The NGLA Celebration is presented by Northern Kentucky Young Professionals (NKYP) to salute and applaud YPs under the age of 40 for significant professional accomplishments, demonstrated leadership, and community impact. In 2019, the NGLAs celebrate ten years of highlighting talented young leaders, and the continued impact that former NGLA recipients are making throughout the region! Stay tuned for announcements on this year’s finalists, and we invite you to be a part of this annual event taking place on July 18th at the Newport Aquarium.

To learn more about this year’s finalists and award recipients, visit: &


The NKYP Passport is an all-access pass available to young professionals that offers a one-time flat fee to attend all NKYP events, opportunities to serve on NKYP planning committees, and discounts and exclusive invites to select Chamber and community events. This is a great option for young professionals that only want to make one ask of their employer to cover networking expenses and support their growth as a YP. The NKYP Passport is valid for one year from time of purchase.

Passports are available for NKY Chamber members and future NKY Chamber members. Not sure if your company is a member?  Click Here

Click here to purchase your annual NKYP Passport!


 Want to get involved?

There are endless ways to get involved with NKYP! For more information contact Amanda Johannemann, Director, Talent Strategies | NKYP at



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