The fact that Yeji almost rejected the title of “ITZY leader” never removed her natural leadership skill. Even she shows how great she is as a leader until now. Here is the truth about Yeji as the leader of ITZY and her true personality.
ITZY Yeji Profile
Birth name: Hwang Yeji (황예지)
Stage name: Yeji
English Name: Lucy Hwang
Birthday: May 26, 2000
Birthplace: Seoul (but grew up in Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do)
Height: 167 cm (5’6″)
Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)
The Truth about ITZY Leader, Yeji
1. Motherly unnie and leader
On several occasions, Yeji has shown her motherly love to her members. For example, once Lia fell during ITZY’s speech, Yeji immediately asked if she was okay and hugged her.
2. A friendly leader
During the interview with IU in ‘Palette’ in 2020, ITZY members revealed the truth about Yeji’s leadership skills.
“She’s the reason why there’s no hierarchy in our team. Let’s become friends with each other. That’s was she does.”Ryujin
3. A humble leader
In “[2TZY: Hello 2021],” Yeji didn’t admit that she’s a good leader. However, all ITZY members said that Yeji is definitely ITZY best leader.
4. ITZY members are Yeji’s admirer
“Every time I monitor our performances, I look at her in admiration because she looks totally different when she performs on stage.”Yuna
5. The look of a leader
In IU’s “Palette,” Chaeryeong said that Yeji looks furious on stage. So it seems that Yeji has two different personalities when she is on stage and off stage.
And on “[2TZY: Hello 2021],” Yuna agreed that Yeji always shows her aura as a leader and looks serious on stage.
“Honestly, you are the only person who has the look of a leader.”Yuna
6. A thoughtful person
As a leader, Yeji rarely exposes her feelings in front of her members and fans. As a result, she is seldom spotted crying compared to the other members.
Besides, she is also thoughtful in spending her time. According to other ITZY members, Yeji likes to go to the gym and practice pilates whenever she has free time.
ITZY Best Leader, Yeji, and Her True Personality
Knowing what ITZY members have said, we can conclude that Yeji is the best leader for ITZY. No one can replace her. She gets all the support from her members to be a great leader.
As all the members said, Yeji has an outstanding duality. She is friendly and motherly off-stage but serious and fierce on-stage. No wonder Yeji is nicknamed “JYP’s Secret Weapon.”
Moreover, all mentioned by ITZY members are in line with Yeji’s MBTI, which is ISFJ. Although Yeji is an introverted person, she can get along with people she is comfortable with. Yeji also focuses on facts, is ruled by the heart, and is well-prepared. And from her MBTI, Yeji is a “defender,” who is known to be overly humble.
In the meantime, enjoy this video compilation made by fans for Yeji, the leader:
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