Ragan Freitag, an attorney practicing with Joliet's Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold LLC, is the Joliet Area Young Professionals' (JAYP) Young Professional of the Year.
Freitag, who also sits on the Will County Board as the District Six representative, was presented with her award Dec. 3 at the JAYP Annual Dinner.
JAYP is an arm of the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The program's aim is to assist young business professionals, ages 21-40, with resources such as networking, professional development and community service events.
Winners of the Young Professional of the Year award are chosen based on criteria including contributions to their fields and communities, volunteer work and exemplary behavior for other young professionals.