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Young Professional Leadership Council

The Young Professional Leadership Council (YPLC) is a group of dynamic young leaders in the Atlanta community with a passion for and commitment to advancing CURE’s mission. Service on the YPLC is an opportunity for leadership development, networking, and social interaction with like-minded professionals committed to making a difference in the community in which they live and work. Council members support CURE through monthly meetings, engages in meaningful volunteer opportunities throughout the year, and hosts their annual fundraising event, Cocktails & CURE.

YPLC applications will open in May of 2024. If you’d like to be notified when the applications are available, please click the button below. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Kristen Rudio at [email protected].

Young Professional Leadership Council Members

Lauren Reeves

Co-Chair (Taco Mac Corporate, Senior Director of Learning & Development)

Gabriella Rozenblat

Co-Chair (Notable Health, Senior Implementation Lead)

Chris Ascari

(EY / Senior Manager, Strategy and Transactions – Real Estate)

Caitlyn Bradbury

(Delta Air Lines, General Manager, Domestic Network Planning )

Kelsey Layer Bradford

(Taco Mac, Director of Marketing)

Crystal Church


Lauren Curran

(Colliers International, Associate Broker with the Office Services Group)

Lauren Davin

(UPS, Finance & Accounting Controller)

Diana Diaz

(University of Georgia, PhD Candidate in Epidemiology)

Susan Godbee

(Pinnacle Financial Partners, Senior Vice President, Private Wealth Advisor)

Stephanie Gordon

(Delta Air Lines, Director in Network Planning & Schedule Operations)

Jessica Heron

(Brown & Company Jewelers, Marketing & Events Manager)

Bailey Johnston

(EY, Strategy and Transaction Manager)

Kathleen Lee

(Cardlytics, Senior Director, Bank Success)

Kyle MacDonald

(Keller Knapp Realty, Real Estate Consultant & Marketer)

Kelly Metzinger

(Carters, Financial Planning and Analysis Manager)

Tabitha Perez

(The Siegfried Group, Associate Director)

Rachel Phipps

(Chick-fil-A, Digital Transformation Privacy Program Manager)

Tanisha Pinkins

(DLA Piper Global Law Firm, Associate Attorney)

Sara Reaves

(Leadership Atlanta, Program Director)

EJ Ryan

(Lendmark Financial, Vice President, Mid-Atlantic Region)

Brett Switzer

(Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP, Senior Associate Attorney)

Grayson Thorburn

(Google, Enterprise Account Executive)

Anh Tran

(Novelis, Inc., Tax Director)

Barret Wills

(CAC Specialty, Account Executive)