Julie joined Friends of Kenyan Orphans team in 2021 as an independent contractor. She works as an operations associate to help process donations, send acknowledgment letters and assist the operations team as needed.
Julie currently stays at home with her three children and enjoys volunteering in her children's activities. She also enjoys organizing and simplifying and recently completed the Marie Kondo certification program to help others gain control of their spaces.
Julie has nearly ten years of public relations, account management, integrated marketing, branding and web management experience. She worked for both large and small marketing agencies in Chicago, Cincinnati and the Detroit area. She holds a BA degree from Michigan State University and has extensive global marketing experience in automotive, tourism, entertainment, consumer and quick service restaurant industries. Julie is also trained in corporate social responsibility and crisis management.