Young Emerging Leaders
The Greater Port Arthur Young Emerging Leaders is an organization dedicated to the professional growth, education, and development of emerging leaders in Port Arthur and the Golden Triangle Area. The annual dues for the YEL Members are $100.00 for nonmembers, $25.00 for members of the chamber, and $25.00 for students. This rate will cover the membership for 1 year.

The vision of The Young Emerging Leaders (YEL) chapter is to create a unique experience and opportunities for their members.

The leadership team seeks to identify, engage, and connect like-minded individuals and recruit them to the organization to enhance YEL’s presence and impact in the community.

The committee is currently putting together a 12-month event calendar and budget. A few events they will be focusing on are as follow:
• Process and Procedures of City and County Government
• How to Start a business
• How to raise capital via debt and equity
• Entrepreneurship.


Download YEL Application (.pdf)