Director of OperationsCohesion Network

Yolanda Colbert

Yolanda is a seasoned urban community organizer and advocate who focuses her efforts on the day-to-day operations of Cohesion Network. She is dedicated to optimizing the impact of existing community programs and resources, ensuring the efficient functioning of vital services at the grassroots level.

Previously, she served as a program coordinator for the Weed and Seed Youth Coalition, a key component of Allentown’s Community and Economic Development Department. In this pivotal role, Yolanda spearheaded the coordination of federal, state and local social services, fostering collaboration between the private sector and community initiatives.