Young Professionals


Join the Young Professionals for Orlando Science Center, and enjoy connecting with other up-and-coming professionals, ages 21 – 40, who have a passion for science.

The Young Professionals is a networking group that fundraises on behalf of the Orlando Science Center. They exist to fundraise and friendraise to further Orlando Science Center’s mission to inspire science learning for life. Members are 21-40 year olds who have a passion to help Orlando Science Center make an impact in the Central Florida community by helping accomplish our mission to inspire science learning for life.


All Young Professionals for Orlando Science Center members receive the following membership benefits:

  • Entry to Science Night Live: An after-dark, 21+ event with special programming for adults, offered multiple times each year.
  • Exclusive Happy Hour at Otronicon, Orlando’s biggest interactive technology expo.
  • Special events hosted by the Young Professionals.
  • Invitations to exhibit openings, fundraisers and other VIP events.
  • Access to volunteer opportunities at Orlando Science Center.

Members will also receive invitations to participate in fundraising for annual events such as Cosmic Golf Challenge, Science of Wine and Celebration of Running.


Young Professionals for Orlando Science Center Executive Committee:

Brock Magruder, Chair
Teddy Dover, Vice Chair
Nicole Cuccaro, Communications Chair
Chris Ciocca, Events Chair
Brock Hankins, Governance Chair
James Madison, Membership Chair
Jessica Dietrick, Philanthropy Chair
Virginia Beeson
Paul Bennett
Jack Brennan
Lauren Leavitt
Brittany Mead
Morgan Smith
Lindsay Winter, Group Founder and Ex-Officio Board Member
Trinette Nation, Orlando Science Center Liaison


For more information about the Young Professionals group, please contact
Interested in joining the Young Professionals for Orlando Science Center?
Signup Online

You can also download and return an application to Arika Richardson, Development Specialist at, or 777 E. Princeton Street, Orlando, FL 32803.

Young Professionals Membership Application

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Upcoming Events

Volunteering: Pumpkins and Protons Party 
Wednesday October 24
4:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
YP Members can come help lead some hands-on activities at OSC’s members-only Halloween party for families, making sure the kids have an awesome time! Must RSVP to

OSC After Dark
Friday, October 26
8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
A spooktacular Halloween event at Orlando Science Center for all of Orlando’s Young Professionals. Tickets are $50. Click here for more information.

Finding A Balance
Thursday, November 8th
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Orlando Science Center
Are you feeling stressed? Learn to manage your stress with Dr. Lara Davis. You’ll learn how to truly relax, take back your time, and calm your environment. This is an exclusive event for YP members, please RSVP to


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