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.

NKYP provides young professionals the opportunity to:

• Expand professional and social networks
• Connect with quality programming and events to support professional development
• Engage in the community and meet local leaders impacting the region

Upcoming NKYP events


 Next Generation Leader Awards (NGLA)

2020 NGLA Celebration | SAVE THE DATE – Thursday, July 16, 2020

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 celebrated ten years of highlighting talented young leaders, and the continued impact that former NGLA recipients are making throughout the region! Learn more here about the 2019 NGLA Finalists and 2019 NGLA Award Recipients.

Nominations for the 2020 Next Generation Leader Awards, presented by St. Elizabeth Healthcare, are now being accepted through Friday, March 6: Nominate a Young Professional



The NKYP Passport is an all-access pass available to young professionals that offers a one-time flat fee to attend all NKYP hosted events, select NKY Chamber events, opportunities to serve on NKYP planning committees, and discounts and exclusive invites. 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. Passports are available for NKY Chamber members and future NKY Chamber members.

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



NKYP program sponsors 

Presenting Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors


NKYP Facebook Page

NKYP Twitter 

Investors Circle