A seasoned marketing and public relations professional, Julie has served in director-level positions in a number of high-profile industries. She was Director of Marketing for Downtown at the Gardens; Director of Marketing & Public Relations for the Boca Raton Museum of Art; Public Relations Director at MZD Advertising, Indianapolis; Media Relations/Press Liaison Director for His Holiness The Dalai Lama during a 2-week visit to the U.S.; and has held similar positions with the National Cowboy Museum, KSTW-Channel 11 (CBS affiliate/Seattle), The Tampa Tribune, and The Edward J. DeBartolo Corporation.
Julie volunteers for Palm Beach County’s Guardian Ad Litem program and is actively involved in grassroots community initiatives. She has served on the Boards of Directors for Impact 100 Palm Beach County, Women in Communications, and Mizner Park Cultural Arts Association, and served as Board Chair/President for Gold Coast Public Relations Council and the Boca Raton Cultural Consortium. Affectionately labeled an “Air Force brat,” having lived in 11 states and one foreign country, Julie is proud (and relieved) to call Florida home for the past 20 years. Julie has one son, Logan, a charming, 11-year old beagle, Scarlett, and a 14-year old (fat) cat, Coco.