Young Professionals Network


The Young Professionals Network (YPN) of WSGVAR is a growing group of young, career-minded real estate professionals who want to stay abreast of the latest tools, resources, and networking opportunities. As a member, you'll receive invitations to exclusive events at REALTOR® conferences, news on how to get involved in leadership roles at NAR, and updates on new tools and resources that will help you grow your career.

f you are interested in joining the YPN Committee, contact Christine Chen at or call 626-288-6212 for more information.

YPN Members

  • Leon Townsend - Chair
  • Mary Baldry - Co-Vice Chair
  • Cosmo Sanchez - Co-Vice Chair
  • Kevin Kwan 
  • Joseph Haggerty
  • Oriana Chan 
  • Sage Gomez
  • Tiffany Hsiao
  • Leena Sankary
  • Norman Tran
  • Kelly Tran
  • Kimberly Tran
  • Javier Gonzalez
  • Suzi Dunkel-Soto
  • Jeff Hsieh
  • Karen Kuit
  • Mindy Yeh (2020 President)

2020 Monthly Meetings

2019 Monthly Meetings

2018 Monthly Meetings

Event Photos

August 25, 2019: YPN Beach Clean-up in Marina Del Ray

August 20, 2019: YPN Blood Drive at LA Children's Hospital

August 16, 2019: YPN One-Day Volunteering at Union Station in Pasadena

August 9, 2019: YPN Back-to-School Supply Drive for Maryvale in Rosemead

June 29, 2019: YPN WSGVAR & AAR Softball

June 15, 2019: Finance Literary

May 23, 2019: YPN Bowling Night

May 4, 2019: Breast Cancer Walk

February 13, 2019: Volunteer Day at the Senior Home Center in San Gabriel
November 30, 2018: YPN One-Day Volunteering at Union Station Homeless Services in Pasadena August 9, 2018: Maryvale Ice Cream Social in Rosemead July 28, 2018: Alhambra Neighborhood Clean-up Program
June 20, 2018: Yoga Stress Relief  May 5, 2018: Monterey Park Chi Chi Walk April 28, 2018: Autism Walk at Rose Bowl in Pasadena
April 9, 2018: YPN Finance Seminar February 13, 2018: Volunteer Day at the Senior Home Center in San Gabriel January 18, 2018: YPN Real Estate Safety Event


Congratulations to the 2017 YPN Members who were awarded the 2017 President's Awards during the 95th Annual Installation at Almansor Court on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Photographed from left to right: 2017 President's Awardees - Joseph Haggerty, Kelly Tran, Kevin Kwan, Karen Kuit, Josephine Pham, 2017 President Suzi Dunkel-Soto, 2017 YPN Chair Norman Tran, Eric Wu (C.A.R. YPN Liaison and 2017 WSGVAR Rock Star Award Recipient), Leon Townsend, Chad Araki, and Christine Cheng.  Missing from the photo were 2017 YPN Vice Chair Hung Trieu, Jeff Hsieh, and Jamie Garcia.

November 30, 2017: YPN Blood Drive for the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles in Arcadia

September 14, 2017: YPN Mega-Mixer "Aloha Night" in Newport Beach

September 6, 2017: YPN Millennium Panel in Arcadia

August 30, 2017: Labor Day Pizza Party in Alhambra

August 27, 2017: Fundraiser Walk in the Disneyland Park for the Children's Hospital of Orange County in Anaheim

August 26, 2017: Blood Drive for the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

August 12, 2017: YPN One-Day Volunteering at Union Station Homeless Services in Pasadena

August 5, 2017: Back-to-School Supply Drive for Alhambra High School

August 2, 2017: Maryvale Iced Cream Social in Rosemead

June 10, 2017: Alhambra Neighborhood Clean-up Program

March 2017: YPN March Mixer

December 14-16, 2016: Toy Drive and Handout at WSGV Boys and Girls Club

December 6, 2016: Toy Drive at Vinos at Trios

August 16, 2016: YPN August Month-of-Giving Charity

August 12, 2016: Boys & Girls Club of WSGV Back-to-School Supply Drive



April 20, 2016: YPN - Wake Up Call

July 21, 2015: WSGVAR & AAR YPN Bowling



April 29, 2015: YPN Mixer

2014 YPN Events:

YPN Meetup - 5/8/2014

YPN Social Mixer - 3/6/2014

2013 YPN Events:

YPN Top Producer Panel - 4/18/2013

2012 YPN Events:

YPN Bowling

2010 YPN Events:

YPN Mixer - 12/9/2010