Yvette holds an MBS from Smurfit School of Business, UCD, a post-graduate Higher Diploma in Statistics (TCD), She also holds BA Hons in Applied Social Studies in Social Care and a Bachelor of Business Studies (Economics & Finance).
Yvette is highly experienced in direct provision of service to marginalized and vulnerable populations having worked in senior management in intellectual disability and front-line work with homelessness, children, and youth sector as well as formerly incarcerated women. For 3 years
This front-line experience coupled with qualifications in Economics, Applied Social Studies and Statistics provides Yvette not only a board range of knowledge in differing disciplines – but also a sound platform from which to interpret and link evidence-based findings and guidelines to ‘front-line’ practice and real-life experience. To this end, Yvette worked for 3 years as a freelance project specialist with a not-for-profit providing training, research, and organisational advice to the charity sector across Ireland.