Julie’s career began in account management, leading business-driving and award-winning collaborations for clients including: Rolling Stone, E*Trade, NBC, Children’s Hospitals MN, General Mills, and Virgin. Most recently, she was Chief Talent Officer/Chief Operating Officer of MONO. In her 13 years at MONO, she helped to grow the team, level-up operational practices, and champion industry all-stars with the organization being recognized by the 4A’s as Agency of the Year three times.
Julie is equal parts coach, strategist, and ideator. Empathetic and inspiring, Julie’s coaching mantra is “with you, for you.” She brings a deeply personalized approach and builds genuine partnerships with her clients. She is sharply focused on creating real-and-meaningful action/change in her client’s lives and work.
Julie has been a coach for 10+ years, having earned her coaching certification through ICF-Accredited Martha Beck. In addition, she is a licensed Gallup Strengthsfinder Coach and a certified practitioner of DiSC. Julie is a frequent speaker and writer on the topics of leadership, team-building, and career management. Julie has a BA in Advertising, PR, and Journalism from St. Ambrose University. She resides in Edina, Minnesota.
The best compliment Julie ever received – “You helped me see the power I had within that I would have never seen myself. And you inspired me to make forward movement in my life.”
She’s been a driving force behind awards for both results-driven work and building a company/ award-winning company culture. recognized repeatedly as both Agency of the Year and Best Places to Work. As an engaged ELT member, Julie helped guide all areas of the business – financial, operations, capabilities, growth, and strategic planning.