Shelbie Yates is an accomplished student in Mississippi.
A graduate of the University of Mississippi, Shelbie Yates is currently pursuing her MBA at Mississippi College. In her MBA coursework she continues an accomplished academic career that has included numerous appearances on the Dean’s List and induction into the Phi Kappa Theta Honor Society. Shelbie Yates also stands out for the many honors she received as a high school student, including the Personal Finance Award, the President’s Award, and the Earth Science Award.
Professionally, Ms. Yates worked her way through college as the head hostess at McEwen’s restaurant before taking a position as the assistant to the chairman of Tenax Aerospace. Within six months of joining the company, she was recognized for her skills and given additional responsibilities. She also attended numerous industry events during this time, including the National Business Aviation Association conference in Las Vegas.
Ms. Yates now serves as executive assistant to the CEO of Sable Investments. Her responsibilities in this position include overseeing accounts payable and receivable for 18 bank accounts and spearheading the creation of the company’s codes of conduct and charitable giving policies. She also stays current with the trends in her field by attending educational workshops and participating in professional societies.