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

  • Ashley Clark, President
    Cash Management Officer – Berkshire Bank
  • Amie Miarecki, Vice President
    Director of Community Relations –  Sunshine Village
  • Jeff Lomma, Treasurer
    Interim Development Associate – 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
    Food Bank of Western MA
  • Nancy Davis
    Elms College
  • Maggie Ducheney
    Valley Educational Associates
  • Katie Force
    Springfield Thunderbirds
  • Darren James
    Northwestern Mutual
  • Meredith Perri
    MassLive
  • Kyle Sullivan
    John M. Glover Agency

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