Jim Yates, B.S, M.P.A.
Marquette County Extension Office
Program Instructor - Upper Peninsula Outreach for Veterans
Jim is the Military Veteran Program Instructor based in Marquette County. He promotes SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits to military veterans and their families throughout the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. He also helps veterans connect with extension resources and other resources in the community. He is a Marine veteran serving 20 years, and ended his active duty career in 2008 as a Gunnery Sergeant.