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“Please accept…my support for the formation of a Young Catholic Professionals chapter in the Diocese of Fort Worth. I am confident that the Fort Worth Chapter will thrive in following the mission of encouraging young adult professionals to Work in Witness for Christ.”

Most Reverend Michael F. Olson,
STD, Bishop of Fort Worth

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I hope, my dear people, that you will support the Young Catholic Professionals so that this movement within our Church will continue to grow, and our Church will once again flourish in this community, in this society.

Most Reverend Kevin J. Farrell,
D.D., Bishop of Dallas

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YCP has not only been a source for new business, but also an opportunity for me to Work in Witness for Christ by sharing my time, talent, and treasure with a remarkable organization.

Wendy Reimann, Lighthouse Writing

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The mission of YCP encourages young adults working in various professions to ‘Work in Witness for Christ,’ a challenge we all face as Catholics and one that requires support and encouragement from the community and from our peers in the faith…It is a great blessing to have ministries...that bring about the next generation of business leaders, philanthropists, and joyful, faithful, and fruitful Catholic families.

Most Reverend Gustavo García‐Siller,
M. Sp.S., Archbishop of San Antonio

About Us

YCP was founded in 2010 to help young professionals connect with one another and maintain their Catholic faith while pursuing demanding careers.

Our mission is to encourage young adult professionals to Work in Witness for Christ.

YCP brings young adults together for speaker events, panel discussions, and networking in order to foster Catholic identity, to encourage community, and to inspire a call to action.

Our Chapters

YCP has active chapters in DallasFort WorthSan AntonioHouston and Denver, and relationships with Catholic executives and young professionals across the country.

We accept applications for new chapters on an ongoing basis, working closely with applicants to ensure that potential chapters have the connections, leadership, and resources to be successful.

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National Staff

Jennifer Baugh
Executive Director

Peter Blute
Vice President, Operations

Teresa Gallagher
Management Associate

National Board

Franklin Diaz
Transition Capital Partners

Michael Dill
Associate at Haynes and Boone, LLP

Linda Faulkner
Vice President of Public Relations & Communications, Tradition Senior Living, LP

Flip Howard
Founder & President, Meridian Business Centers

Russell Huber
Executive Vice President & COO, PartnerSource

Rich Kelly
Principal, LumaCorp Inc.

Andy Love
Founder & Managing Director, Aspect Investors, LLC

Hannah Murray Naltner
Corporate Counsel, Steelcase Inc.

Candy Peterson
Senior Vice President, Creative and New Business, FleishmanHillard

Jeff Schiefelbein
Chief Culture Officer, 5

Generous Sponsors

St. Joseph the Worker

Rich Kelly & Candyce Eoff
Jim Moroney III
Jere Thompson, Jr.
Lighthouse Writing, LLC
Chiaroscuro Foundation
Catholic Diocese of Dallas

St. Ignatius of Loyola

Wischmeyer Benefit Partners
Franklin & Kelly Diaz
Flip & Celeste Howard

St. Thomas Aquinas

Cindi’s NY Delicatessen Restaurant & Bakery
Image Catholic Books
FBS Printing

Special thanks to QuestionPro as the sponsor of YCP’s survey software. QuestionPro helps YCP survey members to gather data for future planning and development of YCP chapters, in order to better spread the message of ‘Working in Witness for Christ.’

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