This year’s conference includes a special focus on Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion Programming. Workshops that will address this overarching theme include [RJ] after the session title.

Yolanda Taylor

Legal Aid of North Carolina Inc.–Wilson/Goldsboro Office
Managing Attorney
Wilson NC
Yolanda Taylor serves as a managing attorney with Legal Aid of NC, where she oversees the delivery of legal services in six counties located in disaster stricken eastern North Carolina. Yolanda practices primarily in the areas of housing, nonprofit law, disaster relief, and community economic development law. Additionally, she supervises a staff of community economic development attorneys who use the model of community lawyering to educate represented community residents and groups on laws that promote equitable community development, preserve affordable housing in gentrifying communities, and expand affordable housing choice in higher-income areas of opportunity.