Julie was recently Vice President of All Things Fun, Meaningful and Rewarding at Salesforce.com Foundation. She joined the Salesforce.com Foundation in July of 2000 shortly after the launch of the company, salesforce.com.
As Head of Global Integrated Philanthropy, she was responsible for directing all foundation programs involving global salesforce.com employees in supporting their desires to be change makers, create social impact and volunteer with nonprofit organizations around the world. In 2007, Julie spent the year in Singapore developing and expanding the Foundation programs in Asia and Australia empowering the Salesforce.com employees and communities in the region.
She managed marketing and communication for the Foundation, as well as promoting and sharing the Salesforce.com Foundation Integrated Philanthropy or 1/1/1/ model with interested companies. Leveraging her extensive education background Julie developed and delivered the Salesforce.com Foundation signature youth entrepreneur program, BizAcademy, which offers a hands-on program for at-risk youth to experience the business world, network with our employees, and participate in rewarding internships.
Julie has a BA in Psychology from Emory University, and an M.Ed from Georgia State in Early Childhood Education. She spent six years working in elementary and middle schools in underserved communities in Atlanta. In 1999 she was named Apple Distinguished Educator recognizing her exemplary and innovative style working with educational technologies.
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