Community Outreach Committee

Chair: LaMar Jones

Co-Chair: Tiffany Howell

The Community Outreach Committee develops and coordinates community service events on behalf of the organization and keep an accurate account and log of the community service hours worked by members of the organization. To sign up for this committee email: community.outreach@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place on the 1st Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted.

Civic Engagement Committee

Chair: Sean Reed

Co-Chair: Marlon Mitchell

The Civic Engagement Committee is responsible for encouraging the involvement of the organization in civic issues and activities relating to public policy, education, civil rights and leadership in the broader community, as well as establishing positions on various emerging public issues.  To sign up for this committee email: civic.engagement@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place on the 1st Thursday of each month unless otherwise noted.

Social & Cultural Committee

Chair: Danyell Wells

Co-Chair: Jessica Rhodes

The Social and Cultural Committee develops and coordinates networking opportunities and signature events geared towards retaining and attracting members. Events are also used as fundraisers for DFWULYP. The signature event of this committee is the annual "Urbane Escape White Party" which has raised $10,000+ dollars for the chapter. To sign up for this committee email: social.cultural@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place the 1st Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted.

Health and Quality of Life Committee

Chair: Pierre Durant

The Health and Quality of Life Committee shall be responsible for encouraging and educating the General Membership and community about physical, mental and spiritual health.  This committee provides educational resources, and activities conducive to the well-being of its members and the members of the community it serves. The signature event for this committee it the annual Live, Love, Laugh event held every February. To sign up for this committee email: hql@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place on the 3rd Monday of each month unless otherwise noted.

Professional Development Committee

Chair: Candra Sweat

Co-Chair: Stephanie Ikediobi

The Professional Development committee is responsible for planning events and programs intended to enhance the professional development of the membership. The committee works with the National Urban League and outside professional resources to inform the membership on professional advancement opportunities. To join this committee email: professional.devlopment@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place on the 4th Thursday of each month unless otherwise noted.

Membership Committee

Chair: Jevon Boxdell

The Membership Chairperson is responsible for attracting, engaging and retaining new members to the organization.  With the assistance of the Secretary and the Treasurer, the Membership Chairperson shall maintain the membership records, including accurate financial and communication records.  This Chairperson shall also host membership orientations to communicate the mission of the organization. To sign up for this committee email: membership@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place on the 4th Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted.

Marketing/ Communications Committee

Chair: Courtney Cross-Johnson

The Marketing Committee is responsible for managing internal and external communications for the organization. This includes, but not limited to-design and distribution of newsletters, emails, social media engagement, photos, flyers and brochures. The Committee assists in managing the image of the organization and archiving events, photographs, awards, programs, etc. In addition, the committee is responsible for all promotional and marketing needs of the organization and branding the overall image of the organization in publications and media outlets.  To sign up for this committee email: marketing@dfwulyp.org

Meetings take place on the 1st Monday of each month unless otherwise noted.

We highly encourage you to view our monthly calendar to verify committee meeting dates or to email chairs directly!