Donna Yates

Bike Elf Maryville - Director

Donna joined the Bike Elf volunteer team in June 2015. She has been an invaluable asset in record keeping and organization. During her time with Bike Elf, Donna has learned a lot about bicycles and can triage a bike with a quick glance. Her attention to detail and willingness to help has been a tremendous help to a rapidly growing organization.

Donna is a regular at bike drives, bicycle cleaning and repair sessions, bike giveaway programs and on bicycle pick ups with her husband Gary.

Donna was born and raised in Maryville, TN and is a registered nurse. She works for Mountain Life Insurance Co. as the Second Vice President, Chief Underwriter and has held this position since 1998. She is extremely active at Fairview United Methodist church with the Singles Sunday School class and other projects including: Habitat for Humanity builds, a construction project in Appalachia, fundraising to build a small church in Africa and home repairs for local shut-ins.