Wayne County’s Outstanding Young Professionals Recognition Luncheon


Wayne County Historical Museum
1150 North A Street
Richmond, IN 47374

HYPE and the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce are proud to present the Wayne County’s Outstanding Young Professionals recognition luncheon to the Wayne County community. This luncheon will provide ample networking opportunities as we celebrate the contributions of the many talented young professionals to this community. HYPE and the Chamber also hope that this luncheon will inspire continued professional development, encourage community involvement, and connect professionals of all ages and experience levels.

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Three Exemplary Awards will be presented at the event.


Our Finalists Include:

John Aikin, Lynn Bode, DDS, MS., Stephen Hayes, Jr., Paula Kay King, Kaitlin Leach,

Patrick Ripberger, Tiffani Selhorst, Andrew (AJ) Sickmann, Stacey Steele and Tyler Stewart.

Our Nominees Include:

Andrew (AJ) Sickmann      Andrew Hoover         Angelique Jno Baptiste       Camilla Fulvi

 Dr. Lynn D. Bode               Erica Coulter             Heather Buckland                 Jason Clark

Jessica Nuss                       John Aikin                Kaitlin Leach                    Kaitlyn Blansett

Mary Crumley-Effinger       Michael Ingram         Patrick Ripberger             Paula Kay King

Ryan Lathery                     Sayward Salazar       Sheila Ann Jones               Stacey Steele

Stephen Hayes, Jr.            Tarah Richardson      Tiffani Selhorst                    Tyler Stewart