About the Author


Yvette 2016

A native of Louisville, KY, Yvette Wilson Bentley has worked in combination of clerical positions in the healthcare administration, education, local government and nonprofit fields for over thirty years. 

Yvette has always enjoyed creative writing but it wasn’t until recent years that she decided to pursue an active career as a nonfiction writer who focuses on spiritual/inspirational subjects as well as women’s issues.

Since 2012, Yvette has self-published three books.  Her first book, Enhancing the Journey, a book of spiritual devotions and personal essays, was well received and continues to resonate with readers.  Yvette has served as a contributing author to two anthologies:  Love Faith Hope Volumes I and III, produced by national best-selling author, Vanessa Miller.

Yvette currently holds membership status in a number of groups, including The Sisters of Ruth Book Club and the M-Pact Writers Group.  She has also served as a contributing writer for numerous newsletters and local magazines.  She has been the featured guest on a number of internet radio shows, including shows, including “Inspirational Talk With Toneal,” the “Awakened Internet Radio Show” and “Jerry Royce Live.”

Yvette also hosts a monthly teleconference, “Candid Conversations,” where she headlines a variety of self-help topics in a mini-keynote message and engages in conversation with her audience.

Yvette worships at Joshua Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville KY where she serves as a the Asst. Superintendent & Sunday School Teacher, an advisory member for the Women’s Bible Study and a member of the Missionary Society.

A lover of philanthropic projects, Yvette has served on panels and committees geared towards fundraising for organizations such as The Healing Place and Spalding University.

In her spare time, Yvette enjoys reading, bowling, traveling and relaxing with friends and extended family members.

Yvette is available for speaking engagements, conferences, teleconferences, and radio interviews.  Please click CONTACT INFORMATION on the right side of the page for further instructions.