• Networking

    Generating significant networking opportunities between diverse departments and rank levels

  • Mentorship Opportunities

    Creating and fostering learning opportunities with University leaders

  • Professional Development

    Developing and championing opportunities for growth and success

  • Career Advancement

    Cultivating strong skill sets and promoting growth within the University


Future Leaders of Yale (FLY) hopes to provide a voice for young professionals and others in the early stages of their careers who are seeking to develop and strengthen their long-term opportunities and impact at Yale. Through networking, professional development, mentorship, and encouraging career advancement, we are committed to supporting the recruitment, retention, and advancement of qualified professionals within Yale.

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This website represents a collection of news, events, and resources relevant to young professionals at Yale. We hope you will find it to be useful! If you have any suggestions for how we can improve, please let us know.


July 21, 2016
On July 14th, FLY hosted a family friendly event at the Jordan’s Furniture IT Adventure Indoor Ropes Course in New Haven. Over 50 people came out to experience the largest...
June 27, 2016
Struggling to balance daycare pickup with working 9-5, Lucas Swineford, Executive Director of Digital Education, was inspired by his then supervisor Linda Koch Lorimer,...
June 27, 2016
On June 3, Professor Zoë Chance led a talk co-sponsored by ANY, FLY, WWN, and YLNG on Persuasion and Influence. Zoë helps leaders learn simple ways to increase their...
Allison Holzer, InspireCorps
June 23, 2016
FLY members and their mentors enjoyed a lunch talk with Allison Holzer on May 16: Be an Inspiring Mentor and Mentee Using Applied Positive Psychology and Emotional...
June 22, 2016
Patrick O’Brien recently started a six-month transition period as Interim co-Chair of FLY. In January, he will fully assume the duties of co-Chair with Mela Waters. We sat...
June 22, 2016
We couldn’t have the amazing and vibrant community that we do without organizing events at which to network and socialize. Join the Social Networking and Events team to help...