Yolanda has a decade of experience in financial and administrative consulting at various levels of the government, education, nonprofit and private sectors. She is a fiscal and grants executive with a proven track record managing processes, procedures and staff.
In her previous position, as the deputy director for the DC State Commission for National and Community Service in the Executive Office of the Mayor of Washington, DC, she was responsible for a broad range of programmatic, financial oversight and management duties. Some of her successes over the past seven years include the negotiation of competitive contracts to reduce expenses by as much as $400K, reducing cash outlay by $1.25 million, achieving post-merger synergies of $3 million to $4 million annually and increasing the annual operating budget from $10 million to $15 million.
She also has exceptional skills in strategic planning, budget forecasting and expenditures.
Yolanda is an avid Archie comic enthusiast.