Cesar Yabor joined the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District, in June 2018. As the Chief of Public Affairs & Media Relations, he is responsible for leading the District's strategic communications, media affairs and community relations.
Prior to joining Mobile District, Yabor served as the Chief of Interagency & International Services for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers South Pacific Division in San Francisco, where he had also served as Division Chief of Staff and Chief of the Division's Strategic Integration Group. Yabor has also served as a Legislative Affairs Officer to three Secretaries of Veterans Affairs at VA Central Office in Washington, DC, and as the Regional Director for Public & Congressional Affairs for the VA Southeast Network (VISN 7) in Atlanta. A 13-year veteran of Capitol Hill, Yabor served as senior professional staff to former Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch of Utah; the late Minnesota Senator Paul D. Wellstone; retired Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sam Nunn of Georgia; and retired U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Miami.
Born in New York City of Cuban exile parents and raised in Miami, Yabor graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and International Business.