of Amherst

Upcoming Events

December 5


Karaoke Holidays! (YPA Holiday Party)

Bistro 63

63 N Pleasant St, Amherst


Kickoff of the YEAR!

Our Mission

Connecting Young Professionals in the Amherst area.

Our Goals

To help young professionals build both personal and professional relationships with one another.

To support community development making the Amherst area a more attractive place for young professionals, businesses and entrepreneurs.

To build community through raising awareness, working with community organizations and fundraising.

To have fun.

Download our Mission & Bylaws

Membership Benefits

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What does a $30 annual membership to YPA provide you?

  • You will be able to connect with other young professionals
  • There will be organized afterhours networking events to help broaden both professional and personal relationships
  • There will be organized unique events that highlight the area and all it has to offer
  • You will be able to make a positive impact in the community through increasing business awareness in the area and help strengthen the local economy
  • By being a member, you will be able to participate in promotions offered by various restaurants, organizations, local shops and entertainment offered exclusively to YPA members

Contact youngprofessionalsamherst @ to join today!

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Executive Committee

Nicholas E. Stern


CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ at Robert L. Stern Financial Services

413.253.8989 / Email

Lindsay Barron

Co-Vice President

Loan Originator at Applied Mortgage, A Division of Harbor One Mortgage

413.586.5626 / Email

Ryan Footit

Co-Vice President

Loan Underwriter at Applied Mortgage, A Division of Harbor One Mortgage

413.695.3460 / Email

Abby Stern

Board Member

Keith Toffling

Board Member

Owner of Keith Toffling Photography

978-866-7671 / Email

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Get in Touch


youngprofessionalsamherst @




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