Advisory Council

Steve Yawn

Director of Trade Relations

McLane Company

Steve Yawn is the Director of Trade Relations for McLane Company, and travels across the U.S. representing McLane at industry events with customers, retailers, and distributors. Steve joined McLane Company in 1987 and has held leadership roles with the McLane sales and marketing teams including Regional Director of the Southeast region, Vice President of Sales, National Sales Manager, and Retail Merchandise Manager. His experience spans sales, merchandising, and marketing with extensive expertise across categories and channels.

Steve enjoys writing Christian devotionals, which he is now in his 10th year of writing, and serving as a deacon, Sunday teacher at his church, where he also plays the drums.  He and his wife Cindy live in Bogue Chitto, Mississippi and stay active with their six grandchildren.