Young Professionals Network (YPN) - Lancaster Chamber of Commerce

Young Professionals Network (YPN)

The Lancaster Chamber’s Young Professionals Network (YPN) engages, educates, and empowers young professionals (YPs) to be collaborative leaders and effective business professionals shaping the future of our community. The YPN program offers career and professional development for a community of young professionals (YPs) across Lancaster County interested in expanding their network, increasing leadership capacity, and enhancing community knowledge for success in gthe workplace. 


To inspire young professionals to cultivate an equitable and thriving Lancaster County.


 To engage, equip, and empower young professionals (YPs) to be collaborative leaders and effective business professionals shaping the future of our community.

Mission Pillars:


Interested in creating professional connections? YPN provides the opportunity to engage with career-minded peers and local community leaders through various free networking events.


YPN offers you the tools, resources, and education you need to create sustainable change in your organization and within our community.


We are passionate about the Lancaster County community! YPN develops civic leaders by encouraging an intentional awareness of community challenges and empowering young professionals (YPs) to seize opportunities for engagement.

How does it work?

All young professionals from across Lancaster County are automatically “members” of the Young Professionals Network! We strive to make our programs accessible to everyone, and offer Membership and Subscriber options for discounts on program prices and access to free networking events. We encourage all young professionals to engage in our programs. Please reach out to us at to learn more!

Brand Exposure & Program Support

Is your company looking to get in front of this audience? Or just want to support the next generation of business & community leaders? We have sponsorship opportunities available! Click here for more information or contact Molly Crouser, Special Events Manager, at mcrouser@lancasterchamber,com.

Young Professionals Network Advisory Group

In addition to Chamber staff, the Young Professionals Network is led by a volunteer Advisory Group of up to 20 young professionals from diverse industries, experiences, and backgrounds.

What’s on Tap, Lancaster?

What’s on Tap, Lancaster? pours out the latest need-to-know trends, insights, adn strategies for young professionals in the business community. Featuring interviews with professionals from across Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, What’s on Tap, Lancaster? will equip and inspire the next generation of leaders to cultivate a thriving Lancaster community.


Subscribe to our e-newsletter via your profile and receive updates about the Young Professionals Network! Contact Ashley Glensor, Programs & Marketing Specialist, at for more information and connect with us on Instagram @ypn_lancchamber.

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