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About this event

Tucson Young Professionals holds a monthly CEO Roundtable as an avenue of professional development for our members and the community. We ask our featured speaker to candidly speak for 30 – 35 minutes about their lessons and advice for professional growth and community impact.


  • TYP Members – Free
  • $20 Community Members


  • 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm Networking and Appetizers
  • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm CEO Speaker talk + Q&A

About Our Speaker

Liz Pocock is the CEO of Startup Tucson and the TENWEST Impact Festival and has helped grow Startup to serve over 3,500 entrepreneurs a year, receiving national recognition for building inclusive ecosystems and funding support for its programming from federal entities like EDA and USDA as well as local and national foundations and government. Liz received her J.D. from the University of Arizona and now teaches entrepreneurship for students within the College of Agriculture and Eller College of Management. Prior to joining Startup, Liz was an Attorney at the National Law Center where she implemented international legal commercial reform and training projects for the State Department, USAID and the World Bank. Outside of Startup, Liz is a trained mediator and serves on the boards of Downtown Tucson Partnership and the Tucson City of Gastronomy Board in addition to several other roles on advisory committees for groups like the Tucson Convention Center Commission and Tech Launch Arizona. She was a Tucson 40 under 40 recipient in 2019, 2020 Tucson Women of Influence Rising Star Winner and recognized in the 2021 list of NextGen Leaders by BizTucson.

What is TYP?

Tucson Young Professionals is a group of young business and community leaders focused on creating an innovative, prosperous and inclusive Greater Tucson for young professionals. Together we create a voice to help impact the development and growth of Tucson. Welcoming ages 21-45.

Learn more on our website and connect with us @tucsonyoungprofessionals on LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram.