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Cville Chamber Rising Professionals

The Charlottesville Chamber Rising Professionals will strive to make connections with young professionals through business development and community engagement.

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Upcoming Events



  • Scott Hamler, Forezee Marketing Solutions
  • Rhianon Botizan, Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards

Steering Committee:

  • Kirsten Ashbaugh, Wilkinson Wealth Management, LLC
  • Anna Isserow, Community Investment Collaborative
  • Matt Lawless, Town of Scottsville
  • Emily Rosenberger, Alzheimer's Association of Central and Western Virginia

Chamber Liaison: Elizabeth Cromwell

Steering committee meets monthly on the third Tuesday.

Rising Professionals News

2021 Meeting Schedule

January 13: Networking meeting with guest speakers Chris Henry & Jodi Mills, Dairy Market

February 16: Workday Fitness with Sabrina Feggans

March 11: LinkedIn 101 Training & Networking with Micah Hunt

April 14: Virtual Sake Tasting with Andrew Centofante, North American Sake Brewery

May 16: Stroll in Ivy Creek Natural Area

June 30: Meetup at The Center

July 17: 9:30am Morning Social at The Workshop (coffee & wine shop in The Wool Factory)

August 3: National Campfire Day – 4-6pm S'mores & Casual Networking at Pippin Hill

September 23: Networking at the Greencroft Club

October 28: Volunteering at PVCC – Job Search Support for Students