Yvonne has over 25 years experience working in local government as a project manager delivering IT and business change.
For 13 years Yvonne worked for the Housing Department, IT at Birmingham City Council, then moved to a corporate IT role delivering cross-organisational projects. From 2006 to 2010, Yvonne worked within various business transformation programmes at Birmingham City Council.
In 2010, after taking voluntary redundancy, Yvonne joined Warwick University working in the Centre for Discrete Maths and Its Applications (DIMAP). DIMAP is a research centre funded by EPSRC until March 2014. Yvonne provided support to the centre, financial, event management and general administrative support to academics and visitors.