Young Professional (YP) Ambassadors are an elite group of volunteers who actively engage with their peers and serve as a direct link between their workplace and the Illinois CPA Society. YP Ambassadors participate in annual training to develop their leadership skills and receive special recognition for their work.

If you are interested in serving as a YP Ambassador, contact:


Questions, comments, feedback?
Malia Cook-Artis
Senior Manager, Membership| 312.517.7632

“It's not a huge investment, but I feel like I get so much out of it. I have a great network of people that I've met, and I have a closer relationship with people within the society who I can just reach out to whenever I have questions.”
Stephanie Zaleski-Braatz, CPA - Audit Manager, ORBA

Your age doesn't matter. If you're involved, you can definitely be noticed and make a really meaningful impact.”
Amber Sarb, CPA - Audit Senior Manager, RSM US LLP

“I’m using networking skills and becoming more of a polished professional. You're surrounding yourself with those people at the Illinois CPA Society.”
Adam Trethewey, CPA - Audit Senior, BDO USA, LLP

Contact Your Ambassador