Giuliana is a writer, digital strategist and model based in Washington, DC. She earned her B.A. in Women’s and Gender Studies from Georgetown University and M.A. in Clinical Psychology through the Spirituality Mind-Body Institute (SMBI) at Columbia University.

In 2014, Giuliana studied under Hari Kaur Khalsa to earn her Kundalini yoga and meditation certification (KRI). She holds workshops to help women cultivate self-love and plans to continue empowering women to embrace their inner strength, power and creativity through personal development.

Her writing has been featured in The Huffington PostRebelle SocietyThought Catalog, Wise + Well and Quarter for Your Crisis.

Get in touch: Follow @giulianacortese on Instagram or send a cat meme to