Karena A. Young
- Executive Assistant
Karena Young is the Executive Assistant to Yulissa Zulaica, Partner, at Johnston, Kinney & Zulaica LLP. Karena has 20 plus years of executive support experience in a variety of industries including the legal field.
Born and raised in the mid-west/east coast area, Karena came to California at the end of her high school years. She went back to the mid-west for college as a Communications major and has lived in the Central Valley/Bay Area ever since. Karena brings a wealth of knowledge as an award-winning executive assistant, she mentors other administrative professionals, and serves on the Admin Awards Advisory Board (aka, the Academy Awards for Administrative Professionals).
Karena enjoys spending time with family and friends, loves animals, enjoying the outdoors, and is musically inclined. She also loves to cook and bake and serves at non-profit organizations helping those less fortunate.