Posts tagged with "Adela Yelton"

Fisher, Yelton elected to Avondale Estates commission

Posted by Decaturish.com November 3, 2015

By Carey O’Neil, contributor Incumbent commissioner John Quinn was unseated after one term by two challengers in Avondale Estates’ Tuesday election. Brian Fisher, a senior vice president at ServisFirst Bank, and Adela Yelton, an independent business consultant, were the top-two vote getters in the winner-take-all election. They received 405 and 333 votes respectively, according to preliminary results. Quinn, […]

Candidate Q&A – Adela Yelton, Avondale Estates City Commission

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 11, 2015

Decaturish.com contacted every candidate running for office in Decatur and Avondale Estates and provided them with a list of questions. Adela Yelton is running for election to the Avondale Estates City Commission. Here are her responses: 1)   Why are you running for this position? I am running for City Commissioner because I care about the Avondale Estates […]

Avondale City Commission candidate wants to focus on “balanced” growth

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt September 11, 2015

Adela Yelton helped start a high-performing charter school, ran her own business and is raising three boys. Now she wants to try her hand at politics. Yelton is one of five candidates vying for a seat on the Avondale Estates City Commission. “I’ve been dealing with community service for awhile,” Yelton told Decaturish. “Now I feel […]

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