Benefits of Young Leaders United

Grow personally and professionally by meeting a wide range of civic and business leaders.

Connect with your community through year-round volunteer activities.

Help host IGNITE, one of United Way’s largest fundraisers, to support our workforce development initiative.


Young Leaders United members support United Way by annually giving $250 or more. Your annual investment doesn’t just help to provide quick and simple community fixes—you will be helping to create lasting change in the community through skills-based Volunteering, mentorship and raising funds to support community driven solutions.

Join Young Leaders United

Young Leaders United Council


Justine Ochoa

IHT Wealth Management


Stephanie Seweryn

Kin + Carta


Dan Miller

Fifth Third Bank

Ayeh Affaneh

Chair, Community Service Committee

Jones Lang LaSalle

Bryant Archie

Fundraising & Sponsorships Committee


Edvard Arzumanov

Community Service Committee and Speaker Series Committee

JP Morgan Chase

Esha Desai

Vice Chair, Auction Committee

Boston Consulting Group

Karan Hariani

Speaker Series Committee

Blue Crew

Kaylynn Harris

Chair, Speaker Series Committee

Feeding America

Patrick Jacobs

Member Engagement & Communications Committee


Patrick Kelly

Speaker Series Committee


Jasmina Kovacevic

Chair, Fundraising & Sponsorships Committee


Dan Miller

Vice Chair, Fundraising & Sponsorships Committee

Fifth Third Bank

Maxine Petrosino

Member Engagement & Communications Committee


Matt Rohan

Fundraising & Sponsorships Committee

US Bank

Adam Sarno

Member Engagement & Communications Committee

Merrill Lynch

Stevan Tomich

Chair, Member Engagement & Communications Committee


Corey Weil

Member Engagement & Communications Committee

Burns & McDonnell

Other Affinity Groups and Giving Societies

Give Money.

Invest in people. Invest in your neighborhood. Invest in a stronger Chicago.


Give Time.

Share your time. Share your talents. Share your love for community.

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