Aug 09, 2012

LEAP Social Media Specialist Ali Turner Named to YPAL Executive Committee

by: LEAP in News
Louisville, Ky. (08/09/2012) – Ali Turner, Social Media Specialist at LEAP, was recently named to the Young Professionals Association of Louisville’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee.


“I am thrilled to serve on the Executive Committee this year,” said Turner. “With my experience as Director of Communications and my position as Social Media Specialist at LEAP, I believe I bring a lot of valuable insight to this position. I look forward to a successful year among my peers and am thrilled they elected me to the position.”

During the 2012-2013 board term, Turner will serve as the organization’s Vice President of Public Relations. Her duties will include managing all branding initiatives for the 700+ member organization, assisting the President in the execution of YPAL’s strategic plan and overseeing the group’s Communications, Technology, and Recruitment directors in their roles. The Vice President of Public Relations position also holds a seat on the Executive Committee, making it one of the top leadership roles in the organization.

Turner has been a member of YPAL since 2011, and previously served as the Director of Communications in the 2011-2012 term. YPAL, which has been named by Business First as the top networking organization in Louisville, strives to connect, engage, and develop the Metro’s young professionals, aiding in the recruitment and retention of them to the area.

LEAP’s Vice President of Media + Marketing, Christy Belden, says she is proud of her team member for receiving the honor on the YPAL board.

 “At LEAP,” Belden said, “I try to emphasize the importance of community service to my team. I am very impressed that Ali has been named to such a prestigious role in the community. Her involvement is an example to the rest of the team at LEAP.”



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