Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations
Julie is a director for Corporate and Foundation Relations, focusing on oncology, cardiovascular research, stem cell research, and bio-engineering. She brings more than 14 years of fundraising experience to UW Medicine. Julie began her career in the environmental sector, where she held a diversity of roles spanning major giving, planned giving, corporate and foundation relations, volunteer leadership and annual giving. Prior to joining UW Medicine, she was the lead fundraiser for the UW Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences. She holds a B.A. in English and, shortly after graduating from the University of Washington, received life-saving surgery for cancer at UW Medicine. She is thrilled to be part of a team that is personally impacting so many people’s health and future lives. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Wesley, and two wonderful kids, Hayley and Elijah.