Board Members & Committees


CYP is led by a council serving two roles: to be the voice of young professionals for Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce initiatives and act as a community advocate on issues impacting young professionals.

Interested in joining the board? We look for young professionals, age 40 and under, who want to make an impact and further enhance individual professional development in a leadership role. For more information, please send us an email at


President Kyle Hendricks
United Way of Bartholomew County

Events/Marketing VP Katelyn Ice
Columbus Indiana Philharmonic

Membership VP Jacob Martin
Westpoint Financial Group

Community Outreach VP Leslie S. Martinez
Trine University

Resource Development VP Brock Biehl
Old National Bank

Board of Directors

Jessie DeWeese
Coriden & Glover, Attorney

Caroline Hedrick
Columbus Regional Health

Nick Sprague
Sprague Company Hotel Developers

Ryan Fisher
Kenny Glass

Alex Huth
Kemper CPA Group

Jordan Winkler

Beth Goodwin
Harrison College

Roy Ice
Kemper CPA Group

Zane Wischmeier
Century 21 Breeden Realtors

Samantha Gossett

Tom Lutes
Lutes Law LLC

Liz Worthington
Columbus Chamber

Jerry Hanner
Hanner Financial Services Inc.

Ritika Shah
Reams Asset Management

Rachel Yancer
Prestige Printing/Fast Signs

CYP Photography By: Liz Worthington & Rachel Yancer