Young Professionals

The Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business is looking for rising stars to feature in its annual Mid-Columbia Young Professionals edition.

Mid-Columbia professionals age 40 and under are encouraged to apply.

Applications will be reviewed for career development, leadership, and charity work or community involvement. Answers will form the basis for a profile in our special Young Professionals edition.

Letters of recommendation and additional materials may be submitted with applications but are not required.

A panel of judges will select winners, who will be notified in August. The winners will be announced in the September issue of the Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business.
 
Completed applications may be submitted two different ways:

1. Complete our online forms. Please note the online forms cannot be saved.

To nominate a Young Professional, click here.
To self-nominate, click here.

2. Download the forms and submit by email to info@tcjournal.biz.

To download a form to nominate a Young Professional, click here.
To download a form to self-nominate, click here.

Young Professional 2019: Meaghan Brooks

Young Professional 2019: Meaghan Brooks

Meaghan Brooks, Mobile branch financial service specialist at HAPO Community Credit Union Age and hometown: 37, Richland How long have you worked at HAPO? 1 year, 3 months Describe your company: HAPO is definitely not a bank. We are a proud credit union that puts our members first. Our primary focus is to offer products…

Young Professional 2019: Ellicia Elliott

Young Professional 2019: Ellicia Elliott

Ellicia Elliott, Artistic director and co-founder of The Rude Mechanicals Age and hometown: 39, Kennewick How long have you worked for The Rude Mechanicals? 6 years Job title: Artistic director, co-founder of The Rude Mechanicals, as well as an adjunct professor at Walla Walla University teaching theater classes and directing the fall play, “Ada and…

ELIGIBILITY

  • Applicants must be 40 years of age or under by Dec. 31, 2020.
  • Work or live in Benton or Franklin counties.
  • Cannot be a past winner.

DEADLINE AND SUBMISSIONS

  • Submission deadline is Aug. 1, 2020.
  • Completed applications may be submitted by completing our online form or sent via email to info@tcjournal.biz.
  • Self-nominations and nominations for Young Professionals will be accepted.

Read the 2019 Young Professionals specialty publication