Yvette moved to South Florida 18 years ago. Originally from New York, she attended the State University of New York at Binghamton. She became a New York State Certified Real Estate Appraiser with a highly respected firm. There, she was recognized as a top Associate Appraiser specializing in Commercial Narrative reports, as well as Residential Property reports. After moving to Coral Springs, Florida, she became President of the Riverside Elementary Parent Teacher Organization. Currently she is the Editor In Chief of Atlantic Ave Magazine, and has been with the publication for 10 years. Yvette is active in numerous causes, including Broward Health Foundation, The PB&J Project and currently serves on the Board of Directors of 211 Broward. She has two wonderful, grown children, Jacob a Police Officer in the City of Miramar, and Gina a Client Account Manager with Brown & Brown Insurance. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and quiet evenings at home with her boyfriend Bob Birdsong and their four adorable dogs.