Who We Are

Corning Area Young Professionals actively seeks to engage the area's young workforce to build bonds among peers, local businesses, and organizations by providing opportunities for networking, growth, and lifelong connections.

Our team meets every other week to plan out events and networking opportunities throughout the year. The team is able to plan an array of events, from networking opportunities to DIY nights, movies -- you name it, the team continues to think of ways to engage Corning's young workforce by leveraging their own backgrounds and experiences.

Interested in joining? Fill out the contact form on this website, or reach out to

Meet The Team



Marketing and Communications at Corning Incorporated

MK has a passion for engaging with others through creative communications platforms and collaborating on strategic marketing objectives to enhance product positioning. She holds a Bachelor's in English and Creative Writing and a Master's in Publishing.

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Administrative Assistant for Corporate Communications at Corning Incorporated

Kailey is a Corning Valley native with a background in communications and sociology, with a passion for creative storytelling both visually and verbally.

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Associate Advisor, John G Ullman & Associates, Inc.

Manuela is a 2022 graduate of Elmira College with a double major in Finance and Business.

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Science & Technology Events Specialist

Alyssa is a professional, creative, detail-oriented team leader with years of experience marketing, promoting, planning, coordinating, and supporting in person, virtual, and hybrid meetings and events of all sizes.

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Director of Real Estate Development at
Arbor Housing and Development

Danielle is a mom of two boys, a dog and a cat, who loves to travel and experience new cultures.

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Science & Technology Marketing Specialist

Nick likes to write stories and is passionate about volunteering in the community.

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