In this photo are Kim Jones of YPI and UMPI, Rotarian Katie Hill, and Billi Griffeth of Katahdin Trust Company.

All three are graduates of YPI. Hill and Griffeth shared information on the Institute with the Houlton Rotary Club on Monday January 8, 2018. The applications for sixteen candidates is due by January 29, 2018. The YPI is sponsored by area businesses. The course runs 7 weeks on Wednesday afternoons and is designed to improve on the leadership skills recognized by employers. Jones can be reached at 768-2928 or by email at The class takes place at the MMG Center for Professional Development on the UMPI campus. The cost is $225.00 per student.