Meet the Team
Chief of Staff
MA, Harvard University
MA, Concordia University
BA, Northwestern University
Julia has a decade of experience launching and improving initiatives in schools, school districts, state agencies, and non-profits. Her strengths are in project management, facilitation/training, communications management, and leadership coaching.
In addition to working for vChief, Julia works half time as Madison Metropolitan School District’s Academic and Career Planning Coordinator, where she supports district senior leaders, principals, counselors, and teachers to implement and improve schoolwide post-secondary planning systems. Prior to that, Julia helped launch Wisconsin’s Educator Evaluation system, as well as an entrepreneurship education initiative throughout Chile. She also was a bilingual middle school teacher.
Julia has a MA in School Leadership from Harvard University, a MA in School Counseling from Concordia University, and a BA in anthropology from Northwestern University. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin with her husband and toddler son. In her spare time, she enjoys tea, travel, creative writing, and her backyard sauna.