Strive Young Professionals Group is Seeking Nominations

Strive: Young Professionals Group

Declare your candidacy to be elected to the Strive Executive.

Strive YPG works to assist young professionals (19-40) in reaching higher potential through community development, networking events, training opportunities, and recognizing achievements for the purpose of attraction and retention in the community. As the voice of young professionals, Strive works with government officials and community stakeholders to represent important issues to the young workforce.

Strive encourages nominees from across Algoma from different sectors (including Health Care, Trades, Education, Finance, Communications, Public Service, Science & Environmental Studies, Community & Social Services, and more) and with diverse backgrounds.

We are seeking nominees for a range of positions including:

  • Chair (Must have 1+ year executive experience) (2 Years)
  • Vice-Chair (3 Years)
  • Secretary (2 Years)
  • Marketing Officer (2 Years)
  • Events Officers – Two Positions (2 Years)
  • Communications Officer (2 Years)
  • Recruitment Officer (2 Years)
  • Sponsorship Officer (2 Years)
  • Member At Large (1 Year)

We are looking for young professionals who are passionate about Sault Ste. Marie, developing our workforce, advocating on behalf of other young professionals, and creating an environment to recognize and celebrate other high achievers.

The deadline for Applications is September 20th, 2020.

If you’re interested in becoming a part of this dynamic team, you can read more about the positions and declare your candidacy at

Voting will take place at this year’s virtual Strive AGM on October 6th, 2020. If you haven’t already registered, you may do so at

To vote and/or run in the election, you must be a Strive YPG member in good standing. You may become a member at