Working for Wellington Shire Council as a General Manager for Community & Culture, Julie understands how to create a supportive culture when making change through good decisions & good processes.
Julie has plenty of experience working within varying governance frameworks across other profit and non-profit industries in paid & unpaid roles, including sport, community, and health. Through a Scholarship from the Office for Women, Julie has completed the Company Directors Course with the Australian Institute of Company Directors, helping strengthen her knowledge and skills in governance.
When it comes to community sport, Julie has been involved at multiple levels, from coaching basketball and tennis to holding a committee position role with the Maffra Lawn Tennis Club
Julie is currently Deputy Chair with GippSport and has contributed over 10 years of service with the organisation. In 2017, she was appointed the first female chair of GippSport, a position she held until 2020.
Julie has a goal to influence outcomes for the health and wellbeing of her community through leadership and good governance and get more women around the table with her!