Arnetta Marie Yardbourgh, an American businesswoman and philanthropist, has recently captured the attention of the public as a result of her previous romantic involvement with NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal. With O’Neal once again making headlines for being seen with Brittany Renner, people are curious to learn more about Yardbourgh and her background.

Yardbourgh, who was born on December 10, 1971, hails from Houston, Texas, where she spent her formative years. She completed her education at San Antonio’s Judson High School before enrolling at the University of Houston. Currently, Yardbourgh works as a Professional Life Coach at Otr life coaching, Inc., and she identifies herself as a Christian in terms of her religious beliefs.

With a career spanning over 14 years, Yardbourgh is the Founder and President of AY & ASSOCIATES, LLC, a firm specializing in coaching, wellness, and consulting. She has a particular affinity for working with small business owners, entrepreneurs, and organizations as an external coach. In addition to her professional pursuits, Yardbourgh demonstrated her love for sports and willingness to explore new industries by assuming the roles of President and Co-Owner of the Sugar Land Legends in 2012. The Sugar Land Legends is a semi-professional men’s basketball team affiliated with the ABA, based in Sugar Land, Texas.

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Driven by her experiences as a professional and entrepreneur, Yardbourgh took on the responsibility of Chapter President of FemCity® Houston, showcasing her dedication to supporting women in business. As a Certified Woman-Owned Business (WBE), she is passionate about connecting and empowering Femfessionals in Houston and its surrounding areas.

In her personal life, Yardbourgh was involved in a four-year relationship with Shaquille O’Neal, which lasted from 1992 to 1996. Although their romantic relationship came to an end in early January 1996, they have maintained a respectful relationship since the birth of their daughter, Taahirah O’Neal, on July 18, 1996.

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Arnetta Yardbourgh’s accomplishments as a businesswoman and her ability to navigate personal relationships with grace exemplify her resilience and determination. While her connection to Shaquille O’Neal adds an interesting dimension to her story, Yardbourgh’s individual achievements speak volumes about her character and success in various fields.