2019 YPC Spotlight Award Winners

Congratulations to this year’s Spotlight Award recipients who have demonstrated remarkable leadership, exceptional volunteerism, a drive for career advancement, and outstanding relationship-building skills.

Basil Jackson

Marketing Assistant, IDP Education Ltd

Siah McCabe

Project Lead, Practice Transformation at Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Naima Murphy

Director of Partnerships, Campus Philly

YPC Spotlight Awards

Attendees will have the opportunity to network with a diverse group of peers while celebrating the region’s most influential young professionals, our Young Professionals of the Year. 

Thursday, June […]

Succeeding in the workplace while starting a family – tips and tricks that are working for me

Name: Jessica Schmitz

Title: Senior Advisor, Financial Development Program

Company: Cigna

LinkedIn URL: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessica-scribner-schmitz-cpa-76621b4/

YPC Member for: 3

How do you succeed in the workplace while starting a family?

Many young professionals enter the workforce enthusiastic, working long hours at the office, attending every extra-curricular activity, and asking for travel assignments that will allow them to get ahead while seeing the world. This perfectly described me until I had my first child in 2017. After returning to work, I’ve continued to grow professionally but life has changed quite a bit. After baby, many of us continue to expect perfection at work and at home, but the dynamics change. The words “perfection” and “children” do not pair well. This topic […]

May 1st, 2019|Categories: YPC Leadership|0 Comments