A native of Lebanon, Julia was appointed Executive Director by the Board of Directors in September 2021. She brings to the United Way of Lebanon County more than 20 years of experience in resource development, community engagement, and nonprofit management.
After graduating from Lebanon High School, she earned her bachelor’s degree from Juniata College in Huntingdon, PA followed by a Master’s in Business Administration, with concentrations in Philanthropy & Nonprofit Management, from Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, WV.
Throughout her career, Julia has held leadership positions in nonprofit organizations in the environmental, academic, conservation, tourism, and arts & culture sectors. Her professional responsibility and expertise in external organizational advancement includes fundraising and related fund development components, as well as marketing, public relations, relationship management, and community engagement.