Career Counselor and Coach
Neal Yates is a career counselor at the Bellini Center for Talent Development in the USF Muma College of Business. He is focused on supporting students to hone professional development skills through an individualized coaching experience for career readiness. He assists students in identifying interests and strengths to prepare for successful entry into their workforce journey.
Prior to joining USF, he provided high quality academic support services at Eckerd College as an academic coach. Working in areas of experiential learning and academic excellence, he aided students in developing academic goals and enhancing learning strategies for the future. His career has been dedicated to working collaboratively with others to guide successful achievements.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Louisville and Master of Public Affairs from the University of Missouri.