Yolanda Jester

yjester@lakewood.edu
800-517-0857

Yolanda Jester

Career Specialist

Favorite Quote: “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X

Biography

Yolanda has over 20 years’ experience in education as a teacher educator. She has had the pleasure of working with students in several avenues. She comes diverse in working with students in many capacities which includes teaching, tutoring, new-hire training, and Career Services. Yolanda‘s passion has been working with students aiding in their professional success.

Yolanda earned a B.S degree in Legal Studies from Barry University of Miami Florida. Her career changed when she followed her passion to pursue a career in teaching, earning her teachers’ certification from the University of Phoenix.

Education

  • B.S. Legal Studies, Barry University
  • Teacher Certification, University of Phoenix