Chief People Officer
Julia has an extensive background in human resources/capital management, having worked in profit and non-profit, union and non-union, healthcare, manufacturing, automotive, advertising, publishing, fintech and private equity. Most recently, Julia was the Partner of Human Capital at Huron Capital. Throughout her career, Julia has been recognized with a number of leadership awards, including: 2019 Vistage Soaring Eagle, 2017 American Society of Employers (ASE) Top HR Executive of the Year, 2018 Golden Bridge Award for Best National HR Department, and 2015 Michigan SHRM HR Professional of the Year.
Julia received her Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior from the University of Michigan, Flint. She is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) through HRCI, and is a Certified Professional (CP) through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
Julia currently serves on the Advisory Board for Vista Maria, an organization that seeks to foster restorative relationships and deliver innovative care, treatment, and education so that vulnerable youth and families believe in their worth, heal, and build the skills for success. Past board positions have included: President of the Detroit Society for Human Resource Management and Chapter Vice President of ZONTA International (dedicated to international human rights for women).