Yvette Bello is a first-generation Mexican American who was born and raised in Hartford. She is a veteran of the Connecticut Army National Guard and holds a Masters Degrees in Business Administration, a Masters Degree in Business Management and a Bachelors Degree in Business Management from Albertus Magnus College.
Yvette currently works as a Senior Community Impact Officer for the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. She is also a Realtor with Keller Williams and a member of the Greater Hartford Association of Realtors.
Prior to that, Yvette served as the executive director of Latino Community Services, a nonprofit in Hartford for seven years. She lives in the Southwest/Behind the Rocks neighborhood of Hartford with her wife and in-laws.