Vice-Chairman Todd Yates was born in January of 1965 in Denton,
North Carolina to Paul and Nina (Dean) Clayton Daniel Yates. He is a fourth
generation resident of Davidson County.
After attending public school in Georgia, where his family has
owned a road building business for the past forty years, Vice-Chairman Yates
moved back to Davidson County in 1982 and started his own grading and paving business
that has been in operation for twenty-five years. He is Owner and
President of J. P. Yates Construction, Inc., and Yates Grading and Paving Co.
Inc., providing grading, utilities and asphalt paving for primarily commercial
and NCDOT projects. He also owns Yates Disposal, which provides roll off
containers to general contractors and dumpsters to commercial businesses and
restaurants, and TCB Builders, building highway projects and
Vice-Chairman Yates holds a General Contractor's License in North
and South Carolina for commercial building, heavy highway and utilities. Vice-Chairman
Yates also has developed several properties and has a small amount of
commercial and residential rental properties. Vice-Chairman Yates enjoys
boating on High Rock Lake, camping, cooking, traveling, and reading.
Vice-Chairman Yates currently resides in the Holly Grove community
and attends Lexington Community Church. He is a past member of the Denton
Jaycees and has held a private pilot license.
Vice-Chairman Yates is serving his second term on the Davidson
County Board of Commissioners. His term will expire December, 2018.