Mrs. Yasemin Asilwas born in Gümüşhane in 1968.

She started her education life in Trabzon. In 1990, she recevived her bachelor’s degree from the Department of City Planning of the Faculty of Architecture at METU.

In 1990, she began working in the Directorate of Reconstruction and Urban Development of Çankaya Municipality as "Urban Planner” and lastly served as the Director of Urban Planning in Çankaya Municipality.

She has currently undertaking the duty of "Deputy Mayor of Çankaya" in charge of the Directorates of Reconstruction and Urban Development, Real Estate and Expropriation, Legal Affairs and Construction Control.