Kevin started with TCT&A part-time in 1986 and joined the company full-time in 1989. He managed the tarp division from 1991 to 1995, at which time he was named CEO.
His professional affiliations include the Mid America 8 Canvas Products Association (Secretary-Treasurer 1999-2003; Director, 2003-2006), The Truck Cover and Tarp Association (Board of Directors, 1995-2001; Chairman, 1998-2001), the Technical Fabrics Association Management Group (Board of Directors 2007-2011) and the Industrial Fabrics Association International (Board of Directors, 2002-2015), where he served as Chairman of the Board from 2011-2013.
He has presented numerous seminars at industry conventions and written many articles for various industry publications.
Yonce has also served on the Board of Directors of the United Way of Champaign County, the Center for Women in Transition, Community Health Improvement Centers, Eastern Illinois Food Bank (Board President 3011-2014) and the Illini Rebounders (President for the 2015-2016 season). Kevin is a Past President of Champaign West Rotary (2003-2004) and served Rotary District 6490 District Governor in 2016-2017.
Kevin Yonce has also been certified a Master Fabric Craftsman, an Industrial Fabrics Manager, and a Certified Project Planner. He is one of less than a handful of industry professionals to hold three professional certifications in the Specialty Fabrics Industry.