As Shift’s Communications Coordinator, Julia works closely with team members and partners to coordinate the development of publications, blog posts, reports and other resources that advance Shift’s mission. She works closely with Shift’s Communications Lead to implement our communications strategy.

Julia is a wordsmith and graphic designer specializing in nonprofit communications. Prior to her start at Shift, Julia gained writing and design experience at a number of grassroots and global nonprofit organizations. Most recently, she worked on the communications team at the YMCA of Greater New York. While there, she helped to implement social media campaigns and increase engagement through the use of digital storytelling. Previous to her work at the Y, Julia played key roles in the communications and outreach efforts at Science Club for Girls, American Program Bureau and Memunatu Magazine

Julia holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Writing, Literature and Publishing from Emerson College in Boston. She is a United States national.