Yvette holds a Bachelor of Behavioural Science and Graduate Diploma in Psychology and is a Justice of the Peace (Qualified). She has built extensive experience working in the human services and government sectors for over 25 years. She has overseen international HR operations in Iraq and the Balkans for the United Nations World Food Programme and worked with young people in London to develop the Children and Young People’s Strategy. More recently, she has managed family and community services programs for the Queensland government.

Yvette joined ITaLI in 2019 to coordinate the planning and implementation of the Teaching and Learning Professional Learning program including the coordination of professional learning activities and dissemination of project outcomes.