Yana job shares as the ESRC’s administration officer. Yana attained a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from The University of Melbourne. She majored in English, with a focus on Indigenous Australian writing. She worked as an Operations Supervisor for an educational publisher before moving to Los Angeles to pursue the American dream. After spending 5 years moving between California and Australia, Yana settled in Melbourne and found herself working at the University at which she studied. Yana worked at the Baillieu Library before starting at the ESRC in 2013.