About YPS

All across the country, young professionals are becoming more involved and invested in their local communities. The Young Professional Society of Greater Springfield (Springfield YPS) represents the region’s corporate, non-profit, and cultural interests by engaging a younger demographic in several distinct areas, including, but not limited to:

  • Business & career development
  • Networking
  • Cultural involvement
  • Community involvement
  • Educational opportunities
  • Volunteerism
  • Recreational & social activities
  • And more!

The Springfield YPS is an organization built to exchange ideas, share common interests and cultivate its membership to serve as the Pioneer Valley’s leaders of tomorrow. Our engaging, diverse membership comes from a wide-range of professions and backgrounds united by a commitment to make Springfield a better place to work, live, play and stay!

Board of Directors

Executive Committee:

  • Ashley Clark, President
    Cash Management Officer – Berkshire Bank
  • Amie Miarecki, Vice President
    Director of Community Relations –  Sunshine Village
  • Jeff Lomma, Treasurer
    Director of Development – Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity
  • Elizabeth Persch, Clerk
    Sales Representative – Liberty Mutual Insurance


  • Tabitha Ayer
    Bacon Wilson, P.C.
  • Regina Burns
    Rise Event Production
  • Heather Clark
    Baystate Children’s Hospital
  • Nancy Davis
    Elms College
  • Katie Force
    Springfield Thunderbirds
  • Elizabeth Lenart
    Studio E Fitness
  • Andrew Mankus
    Westfield State University
  • Meredith Perri
  • Kyle Sullivan
    John M. Glover Agency

How to contact us: email Ashley at  Admin@SpringfieldYPS.com

Mailing address: PO Box 15216 Springfield, MA 01115-5216 US