Deb Yost was appointed as Executive Secretary in October of 2005. In this position she manages the Vice President and General Counsel’s schedule and provides a broad range of responsible, independent and complex secretarial and administrative assistance requiring a significant degree of decision-making. Deb also coordinates and manages the division’s activities and functions and is responsible for office accounting and management of the division's budgets. Prior to her current appointment, Deb served as Executive Secretary to the Vice President for Governmental Relations and General Counsel from March 2000 to October 2005, and as Legal Secretary when she joined the University in March of 1997
Deb earned an Associate Degree in Legal Secretary from Lansing Business University (now Davenport) and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Ferris State University.