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10/28/2021 CYP
Cobb Young Professionals Next Generation Mentoring Program 2021-2022 Mentors & Mentees Announced

The Cobb Chamber’s Cobb Young Professionals (CYP) has announced the members of the 2021-2022 Next Generation Mentoring Program.

CYP created the Next Generation Mentoring Program in 2013 to build connections between members of Cobb Young Professionals and established professionals of the Cobb Chamber, in order to develop the future leaders of the Cobb County business community.

Congratulations to our 2021-2022 Mentors:

Tripp Boyer, President, Boyer Wealth Management
Littie Brown, President & Co-Owner, Speedpro Marietta
Sonya Grant , President/CEO, WorkSource Cobb
Brittany Gray, Director, Visitor Services, Georgia Department of Economic Development
Marty Heller, Partner, Fisher Phillips
Secret Holland, Vice President of Human Resources & Community Affairs, Gas South
Kevin Hyland, President & CEO, Sweetwater Financial
Carla Jackson, Tax Commissioner, Cobb County Government
Dana Johnson, COO and Executive Director, SelectCobb, Cobb Chamber
Melanie Kagan, CEO, The Center for Family Resources
Mazi Mazloom, President, The Mazloom Law Firm, LLC
Brett McClung, Owner, McClung & Associates, PC
LeAnne Richards, Supply Chain Integration Leader, Colgate Palmolive Co.
Dena Rodrigues, Vice President of Property Services, Daniel Corp
Derrick Vincent, Vice President, Jacobs Engineering

Congratulations to our 2021-2022 Mentees:

Kentara Bernard, Executive Secretary, Cobb County Tax Commissioner
Brandon Brown, Operations Manager, Cobb Community Foundation
Robert Carnes, Marketing Manager, GreenMellen
Tammy Chang, Marketing Strategy Manager, Wellstar Health System
Cindy Evans, Design Lead, Manhattan Associates
Andrew Gasparini, Assistant to the City Manager, City of Kennesaw
Earnest Johnson, Engineer, P.E., Georgia Power
Danielle Marotti, Associate Attorney, O’Dell, O’Neal, Hungerford, & Blanchard
Joe Mayes, Sales Executive, Kaiser Permanente
John McMahon, Sales Portfolio Specialist, SouthState Bank
Molly Nash, Development Coordinator, LiveSafe Resources
Kaitlyn Parham, Digital Marketing & Design Manager, Cobb Travel & Tourism
Trey Smith, Senior Manager, Marketing, Cobb Chamber
Zach Strikland, Project Engineer/Program Manager, Croy Engineering
Alexandra Thompson, Executive Director, Cumberland Counseling Centers

The program consists of face-to-face meetings and events throughout the program year, including discussions to set and track goals. Mentors provide young professional participants with expertise and insight needed to grow successfully in their career, while helping develop and achieve personal goals.

Cobb Young Professionals Next Generation Mentoring Program is presented by Yearlong Presenting Sponsor, Cobb EMC.

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