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Habitat Young Professionals

Good times. good friends. good cause.

Habitat Young Professionals (HYP) is a fresh approach to developing strong social networks. Through service to the community - and some weilding of power tools - the future leaders of Austin come together in HYP.

Coming from a variety of professions, HYP members devote their individual talents and resources to making a difference in one of Austin's most critical areas of need: affordability. As a HYP member, you are an invaluable part of Austin Habitat for Humanity's mission to build homes, communities and hope.

Why we do it

Housing prices in Austin continue to rise, making it harder for low-income families to buy or rent. Austin Habitat offers them the opportunity to buy an affordable home, helping keep Austin the diverse and vibrant city that we love. HYP is committed to this goal and to the professional development of Austin's leaders. HYP helps its members develop and improve their leadership skills through a variety of social, service, and educational opportunities. It's also a great opportunity for those interested in being on a nonprofit board and advancing their careers.










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  • exclusive social events
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  • discounted admissions to HYP fundraising events
  • free admission to select HYP member appreciation events
  • leadership opportunities
  • solid network of socially responsible professionals
  • tangible impact on the Austin community

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2017 HYP Board

Tim Rosolio, Chair
Ted Sniderman, Vice Chair
Bryce Biling, Treasurer
Jamie Cho, Secretary

Communications Committee

Katie Doucet
Lindsay Smith
Rachel Green

Education Committee

Lynette Barksdale

Events Committee

Josh Berger
Swati Goel
Stephanie Browne
Casey Slater
Joe Castillo

Membership Committee

Sean Bell
Lisa Jacobs
Andrew Gerding
Whitney Stenger

Sponsorship Committee


Volunteer Committee

Charli Bryan
Arianne Sclerandi





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