Prior to joining Nous, Yvette was a doctor in the public health system in the Hunter New England area. Yvette holds a Bachelor of Science (Medicine)/Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (First Class Honours) from the University of New South Wales. During her study, she volunteered as the medical student aid project coordinator helping to source and distribute medical supplies to developing countries and personally distributed supplies within Malawi and Tonga. Yvette was also awarded a John Flynn Scholarship through which she spent time in a remote Indigenous community on Bathurst Island.
Yvette enjoys spending time catching up with family and friends, photographing the natural environment, experimenting in the kitchen, and travelling far and wide.