Young Professionals

Join Small Steps Young Professionals!

Small Steps Young Professionals seeks to promote the education of children living in under-resourced communities of Houston as volunteers, fundraisers, and advocates within their business and personal networks.

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Members enjoy fun opportunities to network and volunteer with other young professionals in Houston.

Once you are a member, you will receive updates on upcoming YP events and volunteer opportunities.

Questions? Contact Community Outreach Manager, Madeleine Haynes, at or 713-236-0330.

Young Professionals Board

  • Ryan Nicholson
  • Carson Carruthers
    Vice President
  • Campbell Anderson
  • Patrick Atwood
  • Katie Bushong
  • Kelli Cole
  • Paige Ebanks
  • Joshua Gibbons
  • Katie Gregory
  • Max Harris
  • John Moffitt
  • Taylor Morris
  • John O'Carroll
  • Carson Pfluger
  • Connor Phillips
  • Joe Rambin
  • Craig Schecter
  • Maria Stavinoha
  • Andrew Trautman
  • Victoria Villarreal
  • Michelle Williamson
  • Clayton Williford
  • Sean Yuan


Looking for additional ways to get involved at Small Steps?

Two Step for Small Steps


Two Step for Small Steps is hosted by the Small Steps Young Professionals Group, and this year was an entertaining evening of networking, dancing, and fun, all in support of early childhood education for children in poverty.

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Looking for additional ways to get involved at Small Steps?


Support Small Steps by volunteering your time!

Small Steps’ mission would not be possible without the support of our community. We are grateful to have hundreds of volunteers a year working to enrich our student’s education. Your time and efforts help us create the nurturing environment that makes Small Steps so special.

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Looking for additional ways to get involved at Small Steps?

Prayer Partner

Prayer Partners are assigned an individual Small Steps student to pray for throughout the school year. We ask that Prayer Partners spend at least 30 minutes each week praying for the Lord’s blessing, guidance, protection, and strength for his/her Small Steps student.

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