Deputy Executive Officer
11521 Blocker Drive, Suite 205
Auburn , CA 95603
Office Phone: (530) 823-4667
Julie grew up in Auburn, California, and has enjoyed camping, hiking, fishing, and swimming in the rivers of the Sierra Nevada her whole life. She currently lives in Meadow Vista with her husband, daughter, and two Australian shepherds. She earned a BA in English Literature from UC Davis.
Prior to joining the SNC, Julie was a deputy assistant secretary for the California Natural Resources Agency for 11 years, where she provided fiscal and administrative oversight for resources programs. She also served on behalf of the Secretary for Natural Resources on various councils and state conservancy boards. In earlier work, she managed communications and board logistics for the CALFED Bay-Delta Authority, worked as an analyst on watershed issues, and was an editor for state government and private publishing firms.
Julie serves as SNC’s Deputy Executive Officer overseeing the policy and outreach division, field operations, and grants. She loves that her job combines her commitment to public service with her passion for the Sierra Nevada Region.