Chester R. "Chet" Yancy

649 N. Roanoke, Mesa AZ 85205
480-218-0893 home
602-309-1246 cell

Independent Life and Health Insurance Agent (Family Heritage) - Currently
Retired Purchasing Manager - Diversity Manager - Retired, General Motors Corporation - 35 years
Lived and worked in Michigan, China, Mexico for General Motors Worldwide Purchasing Group.

Chester & Amy Yancy

Have two residences: In Mesa, AZ and Sterling Heights, MI.
Met Amelia D. Shepard of Pittsburgh, PA, in October 1987, Married in December 1988. We had five children, one passed away. Amy have two children and I have two from previous marriages. We have two grandchildren (both are girls) I was married previously to Maria Dominquez (Westwood class of 1966). Amy & I have no children together.

Graduated from Mesa Community College, 1973 - Accounting
Graduated from Arizona State University, 1978 - BS Business
Graduated from Graduate School, 1979 - ASU - MS Accounting
Graduate School work at Purdue University, University of Michigan, & GMI Continuing Education.

Active in Minority, Diversity organizations throughout the Country:
Chairman - Arizona Minority Supplier Development Council
Vice-Chairman - Grand Canyon Minority Supplier Development Council Board of Directors - 15 years
Chairman of the Chairperson Committee - National Minority Supplier
Development Council - New York, NY; Board of Directors - 6 years

Active: Pop Warner Football Association - Board of Directors - 5 years, Southeast Conference Director - 3 years.
Enjoy Golf, Landscaping and Gardening. Still love music and enjoy walking.