Yolanda Hilliard Lucas was born in Richmond, Virginia but she has lived in many different cities throughout the United States. Yolanda graduated from Southfield Lathrup High School in Southfield, Michigan. After high school she furthered her education at Hampton University and received a Bachelor of Science degree at Hampton University. After taking a marketing class, Yolanda decided to change her career path and pursue sales & marketing. She has worked at various prestigious companies: Xerox, Abbott, Bayer and Johnson & Johnson and have received several certifications and awards. Recently, Yolanda left her position as Regional Marketing Director on the executive team at Randall Residence, specializing in Senior Living.
Currently, Yolanda is the Community Outreach Director for Lucas Memorial Chapel. In addition, she’s working on The Lucas Legacy documentary! Telling our story of six generation of Lucas men achieving their dreams. In the last year, Yolanda has been speaking at different venues throughout the city. Sharing her personal testimony and providing encouragement and hope to others.
Yolanda is a member of the Hampton Alumni Association, Jack & Jill of America, Inc., N.A.A.C.P and serves on Lion Pride Parents Association at Lawrence School. In addition, she has served on several boards in Northeast Ohio.
One of her greatest passions is helping parents with children who have learning differences and sharing her story of early intervention and discussing the successful educational option of Lawrence School.
She loves helping making a difference in her community! Her other interests are history; writing, sports and spending time with her son Harper and husband Jason. Yolanda loves the Lord and believes in the POWER of prayer.