• Carbondale Young Professionals 

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  • 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.



    To Join Carbondale Young Professionals Click Here.

      Membership dues are $40 for individuals and $25 for students (high school & university).






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

    CYP Chairman: Brynn Wheetley, AthlEATS       

    Board Representative: Justin Zurlinden, Realty Central