Alderman Ward II – Yolanda West

Yolanda West moved to Grain Valley in 2004. She and her partner Michael
Switzer opened Valley Tax Service on Main Street. In 2006 she made a major commitment to Grain Valley by purchasing a building at 210 Cannon Street and moved the tax office to that location. The building is located in Ward 2 in the downtown area. Yolanda was elected to her first term of office as Ward 2 Alderman in 2011. She has served on the Board since that date.

Yolanda has been actively involved in the community. She served as treasurer and president of the Chamber of Commerce. She also serves as a member of the Board of the Grain Valley Assistance Council. Yolanda was honored for her community service by receiving the Pillar of Community award in 2011. She has a Master’s Degree and has been an Enrolled Agent with the Internal Revenue Service since 2003. She is a Fellow of the National Tax Practice Institute since 2008. Yolanda has an extensive financial management background. She is a seasoned leader, decision maker, well organized and able to set priorities effectively.

Contact Information

711 Main Street
Grain Valley, MO 64029


Phone: (816) 942-3246
Fax: (816) 847-6202