yulmanE. Richard Yulman

Retired Co-Chair and Owner

Serta International

He is a mentor for a Miami-Dade elementary school and principal, with the goal of achieving an A-rating on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT), which is part of Florida’s overall plan to increase student achievement by implementing higher standards.

Richard and his wife Janet sponsored 96 elementary school students as part of the “I Have a Dream” program in Albany, New York, pledging to pay for the students’ college tuition once they earned their high school diplomas.

Richard and Janet have two children, Katy, a 2005 cum laude graduate of Tulane University, and Brett, 16.
Mr. E. Richard Yulman is the former Chairman and owner of Serta International, a leading mattress manufacturer. Mr. Yulman is Chairman of the Greater Miami Jewish Foundation and Philanthropic Fund and Vice President of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation.

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000