YES Prep Professionals

YES Prep Professionals (YPP) is a group of professionals from a variety of sectors who are committed to advancing and accelerating the strategic priorities of YES Prep Public Schools.

YES Prep Professionals (YPP) supports YES Prep through community awareness and outreach, fundraising, and student mentorship and campus involvement. 

Ready to get involved? 

Volunteer opportunities range from college panels, job fairs, resume editing, tutoring, and mentorship. All funds raised through YPP events are designated towards three main priorities: scholarships, supplies, and student opportunities. Ready to join? Please complete this form.

Join us at our annual event, the Back to College Bash on May 23, 2019! Click here for more information.  

YES Prep Professionals Executive Board  

Carole Mariani, Board Chair 

Clay Rynd, Vice Chair 

Regan S. Nielsen, Advisor to the Board 

Kristen Browning 

Ginny Castelan, Fundraising Committee Co-Chair 

Jonathan G. Castelan  

Shamus Crosby 

Elyse Espadas* 

Lauren Ford, Fundraising Committee Co-Chair 

Beth Hockett, Community Awareness Committee Chair  

Alle Houstoun 

William Mancia*  

Raj Salhotra, Campus Involvement & Mentorship Committee Co-Chair 

Kathleen Turner, Campus Involvement & Mentorship Committee Co-Chair 

Crystal Usoro* 

Jillian Rae Waldo  

Gabriella Wise, Treasurer 

*denotes YES Prep Alum