Yuma is home to a thriving community of young professionals and leaders who make an impact here every single day.
And this year, we’re honoring their accomplishments and contributions with the first 20 Under 40 Rising Star Awards, a partnership between the Yuma Sun’s BIZ Magazine and the NexGen Leadership Council.
The awards, also sponsored by several area businesses and organizations, recognize a group of outstanding professionals between the ages of 18 and 40 who have excelled in their respective industries and who are good citizens of the community.
The honored professionals are those of diverse backgrounds who have exhibited extraordinary leadership skills in their professions and have made positive impacts in the Yuma area. In short, each represents the best of the best in Yuma.
“We want to honor these individuals in a very special way. The 20 Under 40 Rising Stars Awards program is a perfect way to recognize these leaders and their continued contribu...