Author Archives: Brock Yetso

About Brock Yetso

UCF Executive Director and generally a nice guy.

Congratulations Diana Ulman – Howard County Women’s HOF!

Last night, I had the pleasure to attend Howard County Women’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony where one of our own was an inductee – UCF Founder Diana Ulman! Sharing the night with four other amazing women and a packed … Continue reading

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Building our TEAM

Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines “team” as a number of persons associated together in work or activity. This definition is certainly accurate but I believe it just scrapes the surface.  We’ve added a few great team members in the past month at … Continue reading

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Fairytales do happen…Congratulations Mr. & Mrs. Doug Ulman!

Last weekend I traveled to Austin, TX to celebrate a very special occasion – a fairytale of sorts.  One of my best friends and the Founder of the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, Doug Ulman, got married!  Surrounded by … Continue reading

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“It’s WHAT YOU DO to make the most of each day…”

This past weekend was a very special one for the Ulman Cancer Fund.  We celebrated 13 years of service to the young adult cancer community at our Blue Jeans Ball! In doing so, we honored 5 amazing individuals with our … Continue reading

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4K for Cancer

This past weekend I was asked to go speak to the Board of Directors of an amazing organization called 4K for Cancer.  This organization just might be cycling through your neighborhood this summer so this blog is worth reading. 4K … Continue reading

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Q: What do a triathlete, survivor, nurse, actor and non-profit have in common?

A: They’re all UCF Blue Jeans Ball Honorees. With Blue Jeans Ball (UCF’s Annual Awards Gala) less than two weeks away, I’ve been spending a great deal of my time writing about our five amazing 2011 Honorees.  Every year, UCF … Continue reading

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How do we keep those resolutions – in life and at work?

Do you ever leave the office at the end of the day and say to yourself, did I accomplish anything today?! What did I accomplish? Do you ever find yourself falling into the same bad habits or trends in life … Continue reading

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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words…

Last week, Katrina in our office asked all of us to send her one picture that had special meaning to us in connection to our work here at the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults.  She’s working on a project … Continue reading

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Make a Year End Investment in the Young Adult Cancer Fight

December 30, 2010 Dear Ulman Cancer Fund Supporter: Thirteen years ago I received a phone call from my best friend with some heavy news – he was diagnosed with cancer.  We were both college sophomores at the time and he … Continue reading

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What time is it?! College Scholarship Time!!!!

    Last week the UCF posted its 2011 College Scholarship Application.  This is always an exciting time for me because I truly believe it is one of our unique programs that has a direct correlation to our early beginnings … Continue reading

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