YPE Denver

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Making Denver a central hub for all kinds of energy production - one happy hour at a time.

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YPE Denver Leadership

Young Professionals in Energy (YPE) is a global non-profit organization with more than 2,000 members in its Denver Chapter. YPE aims to facilitate the advancement of young professionals in the Denver and global energy industry by providing a forum for networking and career development through social, educational and civic service opportunities.

Join our LinkedIn Group to learn about what’s happening in the energy space in Denver and contribute to the evolving energy conversation in Colorado.

We’ve also started a podcast! Listen to it here.  If you’re interested in talking to us about energy on the podcast, reach out to Carolyn or Mark.

Mark Hinaman

Director of Denver Chapter

Mark is passionate about producing energy for America and the world.  Growing up ...

mark.hinaman@gmail.com (970) 629-0668

Jake DiRe

Assistant Director

Jake is an energy professional with over 12 years of success in the energy ...

jakedire4812@gmail.com 720-998-8080

Andrew Moore


Andrew is currently an Associate at Aether Investment Partners, LLC, a boutique ...

amoore@aetherip.com (720) 961-4196

Carolyn Lucca

Treasurer Elect

Carolyn currently serves as Operations Manager at Thoroughbred, an investment firm focused ...

clucca@thoroughbredlp.com (218) 343-0545

Sean McGhee

Podcast Committee Chair

After earning degrees in physics and nuclear engineering from the Ohio State ...

seanmcgh@gmail.com (814) 421-2700

Saxon McKinven

Events Committee Chair

Saxon McKinven is a commercial-minded energy professional who brings over six years ...

saxmckinven@gmail.com (847) 849-9308

Ariel Smith

Social Media & Marketing Chair ariel.smith@cleartrace.io

Danielle Pucherelli, P.E.

ESG Committee Chair

Danielle Pucherelli has more than twelve years of experience in environmental engineering, ...

danielle.pucherelli@anteagroup.us 303-886-7441