Originally from Salt Lake City, Utah, Julia moved to Eugene in 2014 to attend the University of Oregon. While pursuing her degree, she worked in the Parent and Family Programs department as an event coordinator, organizing gatherings for students and their families throughout the year. Julia graduated with a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing.
She joined FARF in 2019 as Family Fundraising Program Manager, supporting FA families in their fundraising efforts for the organization. While in this role, she helped increase overall fundraising efforts and dollars, which held strong even during the pandemic. In 2022, Julia started a new role at FARF, combining her organizational and event experience to serve as the Associate Director of Events. She oversees all events across the organization, working with research, family services, and administrative teams to develop and carry out successful in-person and virtual events.
In her free time, you can find Julia at her local Crossfit gym, playing pickle ball or hiking the nearest mountain.