KUMANAN | Young Professionals Council Member

YPC member Kumanan brings finance and business experience to the team, furthering CPNYC's mission.
I first started at CPNYC as a mentor and quickly discovered that joining the YPC was necessary to effectuate change and assist in expanding the organization.

How did you first learn about CPNYC?
I was making the move from Toronto over to New York City in 2014 and I heard about CPNYC through a colleague at another non-profit I work with. I came by for one of their orientation weekends and have been here ever since.

What inspired you to join the Young Professionals Council (YPC)?
I first started at CPNYC as a mentor and quickly discovered that joining the YPC was necessary to effectuate change and assist in expanding the organization.

Which skills do you bring to the team?
Finance and business experience.

What has been the most rewarding part of being on the YPC?
Seeing kids in the break rooms or playing basketball at CPNYC, knowing that we’re helping shape this amazing organization.

Describe your personal promise to CPNYC.
To remain dedicated to bettering the lives of children of incarcerated parents.