About GKYP

The Greater Killeen Young Professionals were started in 2008 to give young professionals access to events and programs that would allow them to grow professionally and help grow the community.

GKYP has monthly opportunities for:

  • Networking
  • Professional Development
  • Community Service

GKYP Mission and Concept Statement

The mission of the GKYP is to connect young professionals in a way that grows individuals, the organization and the community



Building relationships and sharing ideas so that we achieve growth as an organization.

Professional Development

Inspiring and connecting Young Professionals by engaging with community leaders.

Community Service

Connecting young professionals in community service events that help create a community in which they want to live, work, and play.


Engaging, integrating and growing young professionals in a way that benefits the organization, the individual and the community.

so that…

The GKYP can demonstrate the transformational potential of a community where young professionals thrive and where they choose to live.