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    Executive Speaker Series 14
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 07:00 PM

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event, the last week of each month, in which an executive shares his/her professional and faith journey with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.


    Brad Simmons has worked at Ford Motor Company for nearly 40 years, holding positions in finance, governmental affairs, and community relations. He served for more than a decade as Director of the Office of the Executive Chairman—essentially, as chief of staff for William Clay Ford, Jr. He currently serves as the Director of Community Outreach. An active parishioner at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Brad has also served the Detroit Economic Club, Michigan Chamber of Commerce, and University of Detroit Mercy.


     - 7:00 Networking, complimentary food & drinks
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Chaplain's Remarks
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE: Brad Simmons
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer
     - 9:00 After Party TBA

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    Networking Happy Hour 5
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 07:00 PM · 5 rsvps

    Networking Happy Hours are quarterly events held at a local bar. Icebreakers are provided and the focus is on creating contacts and building relationships with peers in your industry. Admission is free, and appetizers are provided, but alcohol must be purchased.


     - 7:00 Check-in
     - Icebreakers, Networking, Good Times, Great People
     - 8:30 Formal Ending (but you're welcome to stay :-)

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

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Detroit Leadership Team

Bridget Molnar

VP & Director of Operations

Tim Likes

VP & Director of Technology

Mark Nemecek

Director of Marketing

Joe Staniszewski

Director of Outreach

Jordan Beachnau

Director of Finance

Alexandria Bochenek

Director of Membership

Andrew Miller

Director of Evangelization

Francesca Montana

Parish Ambassador Coordinator

Christina Shabo

Executive Mentor Coordinator

Ann Hamel

Assistant Director of Outreach

Adam Morency

Assistant Director of Technology

Cristina Ryzyi

Volunteer Coordinator

Elizabeth Viviano

Graphic Designer

Lizanna Pompa Montes de Oca

Social Media Manager

Jill Miller

Assistant Director of Evangelization

Sarah Pale

Assistant Director of Finance

Nicole Scheier

Assistant Director of Evangelization

Valentina Nuculaj

Assistant Director of Membership

Nicholas Langlois

Marketing Strategist

Adam Perry

Systems Admin

Nathaniel Bean

Outreach Analyst

Detroit Board of Directors

Matthew Barrett

Senior Counsel,

Ariel Ponce

Family Medicine Physician,
Genesys Integrated Group Practice

David DiFranco

Chief Executive Officer,
Corporate Travel Service

Lud Koci

Retired President & COO,
Detroit Diesel Corporation

Anne Graves

Evangelization Coordinator
St. Paul on the Lake Parish

LauRyn Williams

Financial Advisor
Prudential Financial

Donald "DL" Smith

New York Life Insurance Company

Generous Sponsors

For more info, please view our Corporate Sponsor Tiers & Benefits (PDF)

St. Joseph the Worker


Alliance Catholic Credit Union

St. Thomas Aquinas



St. Ignatius of Loyola


St. John Bosco

< $1,000

Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

In-Kind Donations < $250