Julia is thrilled to join the YLC team as Events and Sponsorship Coordinator. Julia has lived in the Crescent City for almost seven years and is committed to serving the Greater New Orleans community. She is dedicated to advancing YLC’s mission of building leaders through civic engagement, community service, and volunteerism.
Julia is a native of Rhode Island who earned her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Rhode Island. Her love of New Orleans music and culture inspired her to move to New Orleans for graduate school, and she never looked back. She received her M.A. in Political Science from the University of New Orleans in May 2013. Julia has worked for several nonprofits in the New Orleans area including French Quarter Festivals, Inc., Second Harvest Food Bank of New Orleans and Acadiana, and Each One Save One; with a range of experiences in sponsorship, event planning, volunteer management, fundraising, membership, youth leadership, and education.