The HYPE program wants your help creating engaging experiences for our young professionals.

If you are interested in becoming part of the HYPE Leadership Committee please submit an application (below). Applications are open year-round and new members are officially onboard July 1 each year. Requirements: You or your company must have a current HYPE Subscription and you must be able to commit to one year of service (participation at monthly meetings and events).

HYPE Pillars

Engage Corporate Community — > Engage with Business Leaders

Continue Series Programming — > Engage with other YP’s

Become YP Voice for Community — > Engage with our City

HYPE Values  (Aligned with values of GRCC)

    • Inclusive – We value the contributions of a geographically and demographically diverse community
    • Principled –We operate with integrity, believing that doing the right thing is better than doing the easy thing
    • Collaborative – We believe that the business community can accomplish more together than apart
    • Impactful – We are architects of the region’s future
    • Innovative – We think differently
    • Passionate – We believe in bold ideas and effective action are driven by passion
    • Responsible – We develop programs and services that deliver value to our members

HYPE Mission

HYPE is Helping Young Professionals Engage. The SOURCE for the YP Community. What brings us together is what continues to make RVA a better place to live, work and play. 

Questions?

Contact Sefiyetu Abdullah, Program Manager at (804) 783-9310 or sefiyetu.abdullah@chamberrva.com

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Current HYPE Leadership Committee Members

Andreas Addison

Andreas Addison
Civic Innovator LLC

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Jack Boland
Workshop Digital

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Aly Truesdale
Special Olympics of Virginia

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Lester Brown

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Cait Burns
VCU School of Business

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Audrey Cannon
Dominion Energy

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Jessica Castle
Self-Employed

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Katherine Coleman
Tridium

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Abby Credicott
Dominion Energy

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Chris Davis
PIEtech, Inc.

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Anne Vaughan
Altria

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Lindsey Downes
Cushman& Wakefield |Thalhimer

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JJ Edmunds
PBMares

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Matthew Grunwald
Cherry Bekaert LLP

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Sarah Holljes
Owens-Minor Company

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Sarah Huang
George Mason University

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Chante Walston
Markel

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Kim Keate, Chair
Whittington Consulting

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Eric Mayton
CapTech

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Clinton Wells
Capital One

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Tim Nguyen
Mitchell Wiggins

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Brandon Pope
Vaco

Hayden Roberts HYPE LT

Hayden Roberts
The Federal Reserve

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Kristy Schomaker
Trane

We’re looking for a new president and CEO.

ChamberRVA is conducting a search for a new president and CEO as we wish Kim Scheeler well in his upcoming retirement. If you’d like more information, please contact Todd Jorgenson at chamberrva@jci-inc.net or 336-370-6360.

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