More About Julie
Julie has more than 20 years experience in Human Resources, with a focus on entrepreneurial organizations of all sizes, in industries including Hospitality, Retail, Banking, and Technology. Julie has held leadership roles at Washington Mutual, Myrio, and Starbucks, and most recently served as VP of HR for Columbia Hospitality through 9 years of growth from 300 to 1700 employees with expansion across 8 states.
Julie’s approach to HR is practical and results oriented, driving effective practices and partnership throughout the employee lifecycle. Her passion is to drive business results through aligning culture and values, people, and strategic goals of the business.
Julie holds an MBA from New York University and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management from Northwestern University. Julie has achieved the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification, is a member of SHRM, and serves on the Board of New Discovery School in Seattle.