Yolanda Murry was born and raised in the MS Delta, small town of Beulah, MS. She graduated high school in 1993 from West Bolivar High School in Rosedale, MS. She later attended Mississippi Delta Community College where she received her LPN certificate and Associate Degree in Nursing in 2004. She later received her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing from Alcorn State University. She received her Master’s of Science Degree in Nursing from Delta State University in 2011.  She has been practicing as a Family Nurse Practitioner for 10 years. She practiced 8 years at Delta Health Center in Moorhead, MS before moving to Hernando, MS. She works in private practice at Essential Health & Wellness Clinic in Horn Lake, MS. She is the owner, with only being open since November 2020, she attributes it a blessing to serve during our global pandemic. 

She is a member of Beulah Community Church in Beulah, MS. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She is active in AANP, MNA, NBNA. She joined Eliza Pillars in 2011 in District 2. She has served on several committees in the district and has chaired Project and Program Committee on the State level. 

Her hobbies include traveling and giving back to her community through service. Being a member of her high school alumni, she is willing to inspire others for greatness. Her selflessness, generosity, professionalism will certainly add value to this great organization.

Her opening motto, “ Let’s LEVEL UP”! She is ready, able and humbled by these next two years.