Young Professionals Board

St. Louis Aquarium Foundation Young Professionals Board

Natalie O’Loughlin
Brian O’Loughlin

Emma Binder
Nicole Brugnoli
Hunter Brooks
Daisy Caballero
Carter Doll
Sarah Gibbs
Dustin Hoernis
Mike Hogan
Kelly Impellizzeri
Jake Koenig
Verna Livingston
Lauren Malloy
Shelby McNeil
Jacob Morrison
Caroline Murphy
Chad Murphy
Jacob Parmentier
Olivia Rainey
Andrew Schumacher
Elise Smith
Luke Smith
Gail Stein
Amy Stubenfoll
Payton Syberg
Dheeraj Thimmaiah

Purpose Statement

The St. Louis Aquarium Foundation Young Professional Board (YPB) is a group of emerging leaders 22-40 years old who are dedicated to the Aquarium Foundation mission and passionate about giving back to the community. The YPB vision is to empower The St. Louis Aquarium Foundation’s access, education and conservation initiatives through financial support, volunteering, and member recruitment. YPB members collectively fundraise annually while increasing awareness of the Aquarium Foundation’s mission and serving as the Aquarium Foundations ambassadors in the St. Louis community.

Ideal Candidates

The ideal candidate is an up-and-coming professional between the ages of 22-40 with high-potential and a demonstrated ability to lead in their organization. They are passionate about being active and philanthropic members of their community and are committed to utilizing their skills to further the mission and vision of the St. Louis Aquarium Foundation. In return, candidates will receive the opportunity to further build their leadership capabilities as well as the opportunity to network with other business leaders from the St. Louis community.

Member Responsibilities

  • Be between the age of 22-40
  • Attend 75% of Board Meetings, approximately 5 times a year
  • Support Young Professionals Board events annually through attendance, sponsorship, planning, etc.
  • Serve on a Young Professionals Board Committee
  • Recruit event attendees, event sponsors, and/or potential new members
  • Pay $100 membership dues annually (each member will receive one complimentary annual pass to the St. Louis Aquarium valued at $55)

For more information, please contact Gail Weller at or 314-923-3925.

Click here to fill out the YPB application.