On-Campus Recruitment

Lesia Harhaj

Lesia Harhaj

lesia.harhaj@nyu.edu | 212.998.4743

Lesia joined the Wasserman Center in September 2013 as an Assistant Director and now serves as the Recruitment Manager. Prior to joining the Wasserman team, Lesia was a part of the NYU Stern Undergraduate College, holding positions in both the Office of Student Engagement and the Dean's Office. Lesia earned a B.A. in Political Science and International Studies from American University in Washington, DC and holds an M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs from NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development. In her spare time, Lesia is a passionate NY Giants fan, and enjoys cooking and road trips.

David Mendoza

David Mendoza

david.mendoza@nyu.edu | 212.998.4329  

David joined the Wasserman Team as an On-Campus Recruitment Assistant in February 2017. David earned his BA in History from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and aspires to earn his Masters Degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs. He has a strong passion in education and working with students.

During his free time, David enjoys watching movies and documentaries. If you need an answer to a history question, David is your guy. He is a Star Wars, Game of Thrones and New York Knicks enthusiast. Although he enjoys movies, his first love is boxing and he is a self declared Monopoly champion.  

Annette Tucker

Annette Tucker

annette.tucker@nyu.edu | 212.998.4762

Annette joined the Wasserman Center in 1998. She holds a Master's Degree in Elementary Education, a Bachelors Degree in Sociology, and an Associate Degree in Business Administration, all from New York University. When she graduated in 1997, Annette was interviewed and featured on the cover of the New York University Bulletin. Her favorite aspect of her job is the people, whether working with students or connecting with staff and employers. When she's not busy, she loves listening to music, reading a long book, and being outside. She also enjoys spending time with her twenty-year-old daughter, a USA Junior Olympics Championship participant.

Valentyna Yasinska

Valentyna Yasinska

val.yasinska@nyu.edu | 212.998.4321

Val joined the Wasserman Center in March 2017 as an On Campus Recruitment Assistant. Prior to New York University, Val held graduate assistant positions in Students Affairs at Fordham University, and John Jay College while also pursuing her MSEd in Higher Education Administration from Baruch College. Val is an active member of NASPA and currently serves on the Region II Board as the Graduate Student Representative. During her free time she loves baking, as well as spending time outside when it's warm.