Yulee Newsome is the Vice President – Business Services for Veteran Program. He has entrepreneurship experience as the founder of AALLII, a career consulting service offering transition assistance for military families. Yulee is an accomplished business leader with a foundation in finance, executive management, sales, and marketing at Dow Chemical. As a veteran, Yulee’s military career began as a hospital corpsman in the U.S. Navy and he ultimately served as a commissioned officer on a fast attack nuclear submarine in Guam.
Yulee began his transition from active duty in the role of Naval Science Instructor and advisor to ROTC students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Upon receiving his M.B.A., he joined the Dow Chemical Company as Senior Financial Analyst, going on to hold positions as Chief of Staff to the Chief Operating Officer, Global Business Development Manager, and Lead Account Manager, all while heading the company’s recruitment efforts for underrepresented minority M.B.A. graduates.
Yulee earned his M.B.A. from Yale University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Miami University and is a native of New York, NY.