Yvette is the Executive Director of Childreach, a children's charity based in London, Ontario. Childreach has a vision that all children reach their full potential. To achieve this Childreach supports and strengthens parents and professionals by building trust, making intentional connections with families and children and providing learning opportunities. At Childreach, Yvette oversees the administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization.
Prior to joining Childreach, Yvette worked at TD Bank implementing the Bank's Corporate Social Responsibility strategies focused on making impact through community investment, in the areas of Creating Opportunities for Youth, Literacy, including Financial Literacy and the Environment.
Yvette is an advocate for community-building through volunteerism. In addition to supporting Fanshawe College, she is a past Board Member of Pillar Nonprofit Network and Northern Youth Abroad.
She received her BA from Trent University in 1992. Yvette also earned her Public Relations Diploma from Humber College in 1999. Yvette joined the Fanshawe College Foundation in October 2014.