Marketing & Communications Director
phone: 503-241-4340 x 105
Julie is focused on sharing stories about the critical work being done and the people served at Blanchet House. Prior to Blanchet House, she served as the Creative Director of Willamette Week, a weekly newspaper. Raised in Michigan, Julie attended Michigan State University where she earned a BA in Anthropology. She’s currently pursuing a Master’s in Strategic Communications from the University of Iowa. After graduating from college, Julie moved to New York City where she worked in news media and advertising for 10 years before relocating to Portland. She oversees Blanchet House’s public relations, communication, and marketing strategy, and serves as the key media contact for the organization. She lives in NE Portland with her family.