Degrees and Certifications:
Yolanda Brown was born and raised in Decatur, Illinois. She is a graduate from Eisenhower High School. Yolanda received her Associates in Arts Degree from Lincoln College and her B.A. in Sociology from Eastern Illinois University.
Yolanda works as Pre-School Teacher Assistant at Dennis Lab. Previously, she worked as the middle school P.E. Locker Room Assistant at Dennis Lab.
Most know her as Coach Brown, she has coached in the district for 18+ years. She currently is the Girls Basketball coach at Dennis Lab and assistant coach at Eisenhower High School.
Yolanda is the mother of a beautiful 11 year old daughter, and has been a foster parent for 9 years. She also the founder of a non-profit organization, Created 4 Good Works, which includes a mentoring program for young girls called Girls of Excellence, Merit, & Success (G.E.M.S.), and a women’s support group called Queens Corner. As well as the CEO of Uniquely Purposed Management.