Committees 2017-05-30T10:13:37+00:00

Get Involved!

HYPE offers multiple levels of involvement. If you are interested in taking your participation to the next level, consider joining a subcommittee.

Community Outreach

The community outreach sub-committee is designed to be a bridge between HYPE and other local organizations. This sub-committee forms relationships with other YP groups in the Houston area, and organizes volunteer service efforts.

Meetings occur the third Thursday of each month at 8:00 a.m., and are held at the Greater Houston Partnership.


Madyson Chavez
Madyson ChavezCo-Chair
Madyson Chavez is the research associate for Working Partner LLC, a strategic planning and evaluation firm. She is a native Houstonian and deeply passionate about the development and growth of the Houston community.
Asif Gulamali
Asif GulamaliCo-Chair
Asif is a Vice President in Business Banking for Capital One Bank. He is a Houston Native, passionate about volunteerism and community development around the city.

Program Development

The program development sub-committee is responsible for developing programs that support young professionals in their career growth, focus on GHP involvement, and networking.

Meetings occur the third Tuesday of each month at 8:00 a.m., and are held at the Greater Houston Partnership.


Angela O'Pry
Angela O'PryCo-Chair
As the marketing coordinator at Sandler Training, Angela is responsible for developing and executing the company’s marketing strategy. She is a 2012 graduate of Texas A&M University with a BBA in marketing.
Peyton Woodson-Cooper
Peyton Woodson-CooperCo-Chair
Peyton Woodson Cooper is a communications strategist, editor, writer and spokesperson for CenterPoint Energy, a domestic energy delivery company headquartered in Houston, Texas. She loves jazz, traveling and rooting for the Houston Texans.

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