Yvonna joined IYF in August 2001 and currently serves as the Director, Field Office Finance and Administration. Since joining IYF, she has worked in several roles including Finance Assistant, Program Finance Officer and Assistant Controller. Prior to IYF, Yvonna worked as a paralegal with a local attorney network. In her current position, she has traveled in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East to develop financial management systems and infrastructures for international offices implementing IYF’s global programs. She received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Morgan State University. She speaks English and some basic Spanish. While Yvonna grew up in the States, she has a passion for travel and learning new countries and cultures, working in youth development, and is enthusiastic in applying her skills as a tool to support and strengthen programs that benefit youth and the people she works with through IYF.