Yvette helps our clients develop high-performing payments and risk management teams through our Payments Boot Camp® offerings. Leading select engagements in areas such as digital currency systems and payments risk management, Yvette helps our clients develop strategies for product introductions, revenue generation, and risk management. She is is also a host of Payments on Fire®. 

Having led teams at Amazon and Google implementing local payment methods and streamlining partnership management for complex global merchants and money services businesses, Yvette has gained insights in operations, product and finance that inform how she approaches each client engagement. 

Yvette believes knowledgeable teams that possess a “big picture” understanding of the payments industry can think strategically and make the day-to-day decisions that lead to product and operational excellence. She draws on her payments and risk management experience to help the next generation of payments professionals understand industry fundamentals and best practices. In addition to facilitating Payments Boot Camps®, she is responsible for developing industry-focused curriculums on topics such as payment system modernization, local payment methods, and payments regulation.

Yvette was a 40 Under 40 recipient in 2002 and was honored to receive the Mike Duffy Payments Leadership Award in 2017. She has been an advisor and mentor to CapitalG, 500 Startups, and other industry organizations, and her work has been recognized in six industry patents.

Yvette holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Maryville University.