A New York native, Yolande joined the Association as the Shop Manager of the Visitor Center in August of 2016. Her previous experience includes the Department Of Defense and Census Bureau. She has also held the title of Precinct Captain with the Board of Elections for several years. Mrs. Wood honed her managerial skills at Charming Shoppes, Gap Inc., and CVS Pharmacy. She is also proficient in American Sign Language. Volunteerism is important to her, as she has worked with S.O.M.E. (So Others Might Eat), assisting the homeless in the District of Columbia, as well as The Beacon in her hometown, Brooklyn. She lives with her family in Maryland.