Yasemin Özeş was born in Istanbul, in 1955. Studied Political Science & Economics at Ankara University. She worked as a manager in a foreign textile company between 1980-2007.
She is a member of Etiler Soroptimist Club since 1990 where she served as Co-ordinator of International Goodwill and Understanding, Treasurer and President. At the Soroptimist International Turkey she served as Member of Extension, Soroptimist International of Europe İstanbul Meeting Committee, Treasurer, Secretary and Balat Culture House Committee Member.
She is married and has a daughter. She speaks German and English.