Yvette Nicole Brown (born August 12, 1971) is an American actress and comedian. She portrayed one of the three Gray Sisters in the film adaptation of The Sea of Monsters. She is a native of East Cleveland, Ohio. She has appeared in several commercials.
Yvette is best known for playing Shirley in the NBC series Community and as Helen Dubois on the Nickelodeon sitcoms Drake & Josh and Victorious.