YES! Ambassadors Are Critical to Our Mission! 

(Young Executive Society Ambassadors)

Awareness of the Society, our local history and the programs the Society offers is far more prevalent today than 10 years ago, but there is always more to do. 

With a wide array of opportunities to create awareness, choosing where and how to focus our limited resources is not an easy leadership and strategic decision.  We are not all things to all people, and that’s because we maintain a sharp focus on what we do choose to pursue. In short, this means we need help with our outreach. 

That help comes in the form of a program to increase awareness among the millennials in Naples.  They are tomorrow’s leaders!  The best way to reach millennials is to rely on Naples’ millennials themselves…those who have lived in Naples for decades or even were BORN in Naples!  Their sincere appreciation of Naples history and its value to the community cannot be replicated.  Their passion will help drive the need for greater awareness among their peer group. 

With great pride, Naples Historical Society is pleased to list the following
Yes! Ambassadors. They are the steering committee.

Amanda Beights–
Naples Chamber of Commerce, Vice President of Leadership Collier Foundation

Justin Bell-
Morton and Wasmer Builders, Estimating Project Manager

Allison Durian-
Naples Children and Education Foundation, Naples Winter Wine Festival, Associate Director

Davina Hartsfield-
Naples Chamber of Commerce, Intern Coordinator

Christin Herrera-
First Choice Insurance, Owner and Agent

Buddy Hornbeck-
Lutgert Insurance, Account Executive

Jenna Main-
WeddingLux, Managing Director & Certified Wedding Planner

Kenny Main-
Lutgert Insurance, Account Executive

John Telischak-
Education Manager, Naples Historical Society, Inc.

Impact for the YES Ambassadors is defined as engendering an appreciation for this community’s history among their peer group, helping them recognize the value of preserving it, creating an understanding about the myriad programs available at the Society, and expanding the Society’s friendship network. 

We are grateful for their donation of time and talent. 

The end result will be a BIG SPLASH!  STAY TUNED!

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