Role: In the role of Director of Student Development, Yuliana will provide guidance to students and families through the scheduling process and contracting.
Education: Yuliana earned her Bachelor’s degree from Bloomfield College in 2012. She majored in Psychology with a minor in Sociology and was a very active student leader, earning the recognition of a Portraits of Excellence before graduating. She found a love for higher education and continued her studies at Drexel University, earning her Master’s in Higher Education with a concentration in Student Affairs and Leadership in 2019.
Relevant Experience: Yuliana began her professional career at Bloomfield College a few months after graduating from the College in 2012. She worked as an Admission Counselor and Recruiter for the Educational Opportunity Fund Program in the Office of Admissions. Then moved into Student Life and became the Assistant Director for the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement in 2014. In this role, she oversaw Greek Life, a student leadership honor society, and created student leadership and diversity programs. Following this, Yuliana moved into the role of Director for the same department in 2016. In this role, she oversaw the entire student activities department including Student Government, all student clubs and organizations, and New Student Orientation. She remained in this role until she joined the Fusion team in 2020. Yuliana also continues to serve as an Adjunct Professor at Bloomfield College, teaching First Year Seminar, a role she began in 2019.
Hobbies: In her free time, Yuliana loves spending time with her husband, Malcolm, her two children, Mason and Gianna, and her dog, Koa. She is a New Jersey licensed cosmetologist and loves all things beauty, especially makeup. Yuliana also has created a brand and networking platform for moms called, The Mommy Scale, in which she creates content and events to inspire and empower mothers to thrive in all aspects of their lives. Yuliana loves reading, watching Broadway shows, and cooking.
Wacky Fact: Yuliana is a huge Disney fan and will watch animated movies with or without her children! She has a fascination with Hawaii so one of her favorites is Moana. She often listens to the soundtrack in her car and enjoys singing the songs out loud. Continuing her love for Lin Manuel Miranda’s work, she is also obsessed with the Hamilton play and soundtrack.