Yvonne Julian

Chairwoman of the Board of Directors

Ms. Yvonne Julian is the Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of the African American Success Foundation. Ms. Julian received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry, with Honors, from the Illinois Institute of Technology (1976), and an MBA in Operations Management from Golden Gate University (1995). She began her career as a microscopist and is the author of several papers in the field of light microscopy. She then moved into sales and marketing where she was employed by The Dow Chemical Company in this capacity for 37 years where she retired as an Account Executive specializing in Dow Coating Materials & Epoxy Products. In addition to reading, Yvonne’s hobbies include art appreciation, amateur astronomy, and Mandarin.