Young Professionals Group (YPG)

Young Professionals Group logoThe Young Professionals Group provides networking opportunities, leadership skills, and social events. The group helps to build community among colleagues, and assists them in expanding their skill sets and connections to further their career paths. 

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Changes coming to CPA exam in April 2017

The CPA exam is changing in an effort to better reflect the type of work expected of today’s new CPAs. The revised exam will test cognitive skills over memorization. Exam structure, timing and cost will also change. Are you currently sitting for the CPA exam? Now is the time to power through in an effort to complete all four sections prior to April 1.

Learn more about the changes

YPG news

On the hunt for a job or internship?
Let the MNCPA Accounting Employer Directory be your guide. Find company descriptions, HR contact information, internship offerings and more for Minnesota’s accounting employers. Start searching today!

Find a short-term position with the Temporary Work Program
Looking for some side work? Whether it is for tax season or for a special accounting project, companies are looking for temporary employees. This service connects employers and accounting professionals. List yourself today!

Volunteer at the Student Conference
    Accounting students need your help! Volunteer at the Accounting & Auditing Student Conference by assisting conference staff as an ambassador. Captains earn 15 points for volunteering or securing a volunteer from their firm. Contact Tabitha McDonald at or 952-885-5522 to volunteer.  

YPG profile

Marit Pavek
Audit Associate
Lurie, LLP

This mascot-fearing former nanny loves connecting with new people. Her playlist is pretty awesome too. Learn more about her today!

YPG captains corner

The Young Professionals Group (YPG) Captain Program is designed to encourage participation in YPG events.

About the program
Rules and registration
Captain's logs

new CPAs!

New CPAs list
Find out who was recently certified.

Recognition Dinner
Thursday, Oct. 27
Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Boulevard
Golden Valley, MN

YPG Sponsorships

Thanks to our sponsor LendEDU for their support of our program!
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YPG photos on Flickr

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Your connection to the YPG

Avery Cropp 
Membership Marketing Coordinator
Direct Line: 952-885-5534