YNPN Greater Milwaukee offers a number of events throughout the year to help you stay connected. Join our network to ensure you don't miss a beat!

  • Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 08:00 AM
    Hunger Task Force in Milwaukee, WI

    ​Coffee with...Maureen Fitzgerald


    You must be signed in to the website with current membership to RSVP, or you can Join Today!

    Maureen Fitzgerald, Director of Advocacy - Hunger Task Force

    8:00am: Continental breakfast, networking
    8:15am: CEO introductions & questions from YNPN host
    9:15am: Office tour & follow-up questions

    Maureen leads Hunger Task Force’s anti-hunger public policy team as it advocates to end hunger and improve the nutrition, health, and well-being of low-income families in Wisconsin. Her team focuses on research, education and organizing to ensure awareness, access and participation in the federal nutrition programs. Maureen joined the organization in 2009.

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 05:30 PM
    Milwaukee Yacht Club in Milwaukee, WI

    Building Relationships, One Round at a Time

    Put your best foot forward with YNPN! Learn how to feel more confident at networking events at our facilitated speed-networking event.

    In this fun and engaging networking program, participants will get tips and tricks for effective networking while engaging with other participants in a structured format.

    We provide an opportunity to meet accomplished professionals just like yourself face-to-face in a small-group environment. The rotation approach and networking structure allow for you to maximize your connections and build relationships.

    Complementary appetizers and a cash bar will be available. Don't forget to bring your
    business cards!


    5:30 – 5:45 – Arrival, Refreshments, and Registration
    5:45 – 7:10 – Facilitated Networking (including 10-minute break)
    7:10 – 7:30 – Wrap up and Networking

    Meet our facilitator, Jennifer Buchholz, CEO of Excel and Flourish

    Jennifer Buchholz has worked in higher education, training and development for nearly 20 years in various industries including financial services, manufacturing, insurance, and higher education.

    In addition to degrees in communication, human resource development, and organization and management, she is a Microsoft Office Specialist Certified Master, and is certified in Myers-Briggs Typology, Korn-Ferry Leadership Competencies and Laughter Yoga.

    She has been helping organizations and teams improve communication and achieve better results, in less time, with less frustration and get better data to make better decisions.

    This program is free for members and will be $5 at the door for non-members.

  • Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 05:30 PM
    Arts @ Large, Inc. in Milwaukee, WI

    2020 YNPN Kickoff

    YNPN invites you to celebrate our nonprofit community and the 2020 winners of the Distinguished Leader Award, Emerging Leader Award, & Ilona Nicole Memorial Scholarship.

    • Free professional headshots
    • Community vision board
    • Door prizes
    • 50/50 raffle
    • Complimentary appetizers & cash bar

    Together let's create our vision for 2020 and beyond!

    Help us make our event playlist! Email the song that describes your vision for 2020 to