Keith Carroll AYP Member Spotlight - Feb.

Name: Keith Carroll Where do you work? Perkins Insurance Agency What’s your job title/what do you do? Producer/Agent Where are you from? I grew up in Abilene and attended Abilene High (Go Eagles!) and Abilene Christian University. However, my wife was a Wylie Bulldog, so we are a house divided. After graduation, I lived in Dallas for a few years and worked in finance before moving back home to Abilene about two years ago. What do you do in your free time? In my spare time, I enjoy woodworking, listening to podcasts, drawing, spending time with friends and family, playing board games, and working on my golf game. What does being an Abilene Young Professional mean to you? Being an Abilene Youn

Amanda Dondiego AYP Member Spotlight - Feb.

Name: Amanda Dondiego Where do you work?: Eide Bailly LLP (formerly Davis Kinard & Co) What’s your job title/what do you do?: Tax/Audit Associate Where are you from? Originally from Grapevine, TX (DFW area) If you’re not from Abilene, how long have you lived in the area and what brought you here? I’ve lived here for almost four years. I moved here to be close to family. What is your favorite thing about living in the Big Country? No rush hour traffic What do you do in your free time? What free time? I like to read, sleep, spend time with my dog (Sammy) What does being an Abilene Young Professional mean to you? Being an Abilene Young Professional means getting to meet and network with differe

Gain Professional Growth at the first-ever AYP Leadership Summit

As the 2018-2019 AYP Chair, I am honored to lead this organization and a group of dynamic individuals who are constantly striving to make Abilene the best place for young professionals. I’ve mentioned before that part of my initiative for my term as Chair was to help give you, our member, the most out of your membership, and we’re starting off with a bang. Together with some of our vibrant members, we’ve been planning an event that’s the first of its kind in west Texas – a local half-day leadership summit. Led by Taylor Sturgis, Key Appraisal Group, we’re bringing you an opportunity to not only connect with other young professionals, but to enhance your leadership skills, expand your knowled