Single-minded about helping you
take the next step in
your career

About Our Founder

Krystal Yates


Krystal Yates is a certified HR expert with a background in Human Resources and Operations. Prior to starting EBR, Krystal worked for several small businesses in DFW while overseeing responsibility for HR, Operations, Finance and Management. Additionally, she has been working with job seekers in all facets of job hunting since 2010.

In September 2018, Krystal published her first book, The Insider's Guide to Your Dream Career. Krystal holds both the SHRM-SCP and SPHR certifications and is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council. She serves on the board of the Feral Friends Community Cat Alliance, is a Trustee for The Longhorn Group of Charities Unit Accounting Trust, and volunteers with DallasHR.

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Our Team

DD Haines

Marketing Director

If you ask Krystal about her thoughts on DD, she’d say she is the office glue that binds EBR Consulting at its core.

Mary Smith

Client Services Manager

Mary will most likely be the first person you speak with when you contact us. She will discuss your needs with you, answer your questions regarding our various
services and how we operate; then schedule you with the best career strategist for your industry, field, and situation.

Amanda Mendoza – CPRW

Resume Writer

Without fail, Amanda delivers focused and professional resumes for EBR clients in all industries.

Desiree Gordon

Resume Writer

Desi is a passionate wordsmith who loves the process of creating resumes that capture each client’s unique personality.

Steve Gamel

Resume Writer (Edit This, LLC)

Steve is a lover of all things “words” and prides himself on being the best possible storyteller for his clients.

Stella Cornwell

Career Strategist

Stella is from East Texas where her strong community and Church involvement fostered a passion for meaningful connection and partnership.

Our Mission

At EBR, we are healing the hiring process, one transaction at a time.  Whether working with job seekers on better ways to job hunt or businesses on better ways to hire, EBR educates individuals and organizations on best practices for employment.

Our Vision

Our vision is of a job market where the rules are clear.  From job postings and salaries on the employer side to a focused job search on the employee side.

Our Values

Our values are simple.  We focus on taking the best care of our clients possible.  We always use integrity and honesty – even when it isn’t the easiest path.