Executive Director, Pensacola Young Professionals (PYP)
Panel Session #1 – Pensacola’s Burning Platform: Retaining Young Talent
Meg Burke is the Executive Director of Pensacola Young Professionals (PYP), where she is responsible for fundraising, strategic planning, marketing, and membership management. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in Music Performance and a master’s degree in Nonprofit Arts Administration. Meg has spent the last 10 years as an active member of PYP, working in the nonprofit sector and photographing weddings before taking on the Executive Director role with PYP in February 2021.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Depart for Pensacola, FL5:30 a.m.
Welcome & Lunch11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
“The Founding and Mission of the Studer Community Institute”12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Downtown Walking Tour2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Happy Hour Mixer5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Welcome Dinner + Panel Session #1
“Pensacola’s Burning Platform: Retaining Young Talent”6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Breakfast + Check Out7:30 a.m.
Depart Pensacola8:30 a.m.
Arrive in Lafayette2:00 p.m.
Sunrise Exercise at YMCA (Optional)6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
Breakfast & Panel Session #2
“Galvanizing and Growing Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs”8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Panel Session #3
“Empowering the Community through Civic Conversation”9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Panel Session #4
“Creating a Destination for Locals and Tourists Alike”10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lunch + Panel Session #5
“Becoming America’s First Early Learning City”
Or lunch on your own12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.