Yterenickia "YT" Bell
Yterenickia, affectionately known as YT, has been an advocate in her community for many years.
She is a three-time graduate of Georgia State University where she earned four degrees – two bachelor degrees (criminal justice and political science), a Master of Social Work, and a Master of Public Administration. She has worked for years as a community advocate and public policy professional to address injustices, safety concerns, serve vulnerable populations, and solve complex issues.
As a previous Councilwoman, Bell has cultivated a proven record of prioritizing the needs of her constituents. She is a results driven leader whose passion for improving Clarkstonians’ lives was realized with the passage of progressive legislation and initiatives.
As Mayor, she will continue to move the city forward while working relentlessly on behalf of all who call Clarkston home. Her efforts will be dedicated to progressive, innovative legislation and initiatives which focus on community development, health care, and economic development.