Developing young professionals into future board members of Catholic Charities
- Participating in service & fundraising projects
- Being mentored by current and former board members
- Network and socialize with other like-minded young professionals
Upcoming Events 2022 – 2023
November – Mentorship Over Coffee
December – Serve together for Share Your Blessings
January – Let’s start the year with service! Volunteer together at Guadalupe Center
February – Cornhole fundraising tournament benefitting Catholic Charities
March – Young Leaders meeting at Catholic Charities HQ
April – First annual Catholic Charities Board Leadership Development Conference – hosted by Young Leaders
Invitations to fun social and networking events
Access to exclusive professional development speaker series
Engaging volunteer opportunities
Gain leadership experience
Discounted tickets to Catholic Charities social events
Young Leaders Committee
David Marquardt, Assistant Controller, The Sterling Group LP (Chair of Young Leaders Committee)
Clarissa Barboza, MBA, Contracts & Licensing Specialist, Crum and Forster
Jonathan Cruz, Director of Sports Vision Training-Xtreme Vision & Certified Vision Therapist, Bellaire Family Eye Care
Jackie Manley, Assistant Vice President – Commercial Real Estate, Amegy Bank
Dakota Prochnow, Portfolio Manager – Commercial Banking, Commerce Bank
Who can be one of the Young Leaders?
We invite anyone between the ages of 21-40 who wants to share our mission of helping people live better lives. We also welcome all people from any faith background and across all industries to join us.
Is there a cost?
The fee to join the Young Leaders group is a $50 annual donation. The funds help pay for meetings and events, and also supports the Share Your Blessings Christmas gift campaign.
How do I get started?
Step 1: Complete the online form.
Step 2: Make your $50 donation here.
We will then contact you about upcoming meetings and events to get started!