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  • Carbondale Young Professionals 

  • Carbondale Young Professionals aims to connect smart and savvy young professionals. We are dedicated to making our area a great place to live and work.



    DEVELOP. Get ahead in your career with professional development opportunities.



    CONNECT. Whether you are new to the area or looking to meet local business leaders, CYP provides networking opportunities to keep you connected.


    ENGAGE. Savvy young professionals have a lot to offer southern Illinois - stay integrated with the community through CYP outreach and social events. 


    RETAIN. Nothing creates a better environment than retaining the talent young professionals bring to southern Illinois - that's why we work, play, grow, and invest locally.


    Annual membership dues are $35 for individuals employed by businesses or organizations belonging to the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce and $50 for other individuals.




    To Join Carbondale Young Professionals Click Here.


    Carbondale Young Professionals is a standing committee and program of the Carbondale Chamber. 

    CYP Chairman: Nic Skovgaard, Alter Ego Marketing        

    Board Representative: Justin Zurlinden, Realty Central