Yianna is an analytical researcher with an interdisciplinary background in agriculture, food and ecological sciences. With experience in both academic research and teaching, she brings to Skills Insight critical thinking, communication skills, and an ability to construe narratives through data analysis & visualisation.

Yianna is a lead author for academic publications in journals top-ranked in food science. She is also a freelance science journalist with works published in The Conversation, CSIROScope, Pursuit magazine, and for non-profit organisations.

Yianna holds a PhD in Agriculture and Food Sciences, a Bachelor of Science with Honours, and a Bachelor of Environments.