At its final meeting, Family Lifeline Young Professionals (FLYP) council celebrated its successes in raising friends, funds, and awareness for Family Lifeline. In just the past 12 months, FLYP is responsible for raising more than $12,000 in support of programs through special events support with CHOCOHOLIC, the Annual Luncheon, and Amazing Raise as well as spearheading public awareness campaigns and volunteer activities.
FLYP is Family Lifeline’s young professional council working to develop and empower young professionals to assume leadership roles at work and in the community. Click here to learn more. It consists of young professionals ages 23 to 40 who are passionate about supporting Family Lifeline’s mission and goals. The council is led by returning Chair Joe Williams with PadillaCRT and supported by staff liaison Rebecca Butler and Board of Directors liaison Nathalia Artus with the Small Business Financial Authority. While all members can be found here, we would like to extend a special welcome to these new members:

  • Kami Case, Thalhimer, Inc
  • Caroline Cook, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU
  • Jesse Feld, Jewish Community Federation of Richmond
  • Melissa Garrett, Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC
  • Rachel Haga, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU
  • Melanie Johnson, Neurological Associates HCA
  • Ruth Leal, HomeAgain
  • Elaine McFadden, Virginia Historical Soceity
  • Melody Mickens, Hunter Holmes McGuire VAMC
  • Amanda Slemaker, Impact Makers
  • Steven Smith, Capital One
  • Ryan Zimmerlee, Impact Makers