Academic Support Specialist
J.D., North Carolina Central University
B.A., North Carolina Central University
Crystal L. Todd-Yelverton earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, magna cum laude, from North Carolina Central University (NCCU). She immediately pursued her law degree at NCCU School of Law following graduation.
After graduating from law school in 1999, Todd-Yelverton was a middle school teacher in Vance County for at-risk youth, where she created several after-school programs. Later, she was a Special Projects Attorney at Womble, Carlyle, Sandridge & Rice. She stayed with the firm for three years.
Todd-Yelverton continues to serve her community as a Guardian ad Litem. She is also a former at-large member of the Community Child Protection Team and Juvenile Crime Prevention Council for Durham County. She is licensed to practice law in North Carolina and is a member of the 14th Judicial District Bar.
Todd-Yelverton currently serves as the Academic Support Specialist in the Academic Support Department and teaches N.C. Distinctions. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, Jordyn Pennie.