Director of Professional Development: Coby Hakalir
Coby Hakalir joined YPC in late 2008 and transitioned to the Director of Professional Development.
is looking forward to a tremendous and exciting 2009 with the Professional Development Committee
and is eager to build upon the programs currently in place.
In addition to YPC, Coby is the Vice President of Business Development at Capital Funding Mortgage Company.
has been in the residential lending industry for almost 13 years, and has been a resident of Chicago for almost nine years.
A native New Yorker, Coby
grew up on the not-so-mean streets of Brooklyn rooting for his
beloved New York Yankees.
is proud to call the Cubs his
second team, and can be found at Wrigley Field quite often during the summer months.
Coby enjoys running, playing semi-professional baseball for the North Side Black Sox of the Chicago Metro Baseball Association and spending time with his twins, Gabe and Dena.
is also working on his
first novel. (Feel free to introduce him to any publishers you may know.)