As SVP and chief people officer, Julie is responsible for A.H. Belo's most valuable asset: its people. Her role includes improving the organization's effectiveness with talent management, employee development and by strengthening the culture.
Julie has over 20 years of experience in human resources with public and privately held organizations spanning in size from 200 to 65,000 employees.
Prior to joining A.H. Belo, Julie was head of People Services for DaVita Rx, where she oversaw talent acquisition, teammate relations, learning and development and change management initiatives.
Other prior experience includes vice president, Human Resources and director, Employee and Organizational Development for Atmos Energy; senior vice president, Human Resources for Handango; vice president, Human Resources and Customer Satisfaction for Securus Technologies; director, Human Resources with ThermoServ; and manager, Guardian Automotive.
After graduating from the University of North Texas with a BA degree in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, Julie acquired her certification as a PHR (Professional in Human Resources).
Julie is also a founding board member of a Dallas based nonprofit organization named Women with Promise, whose vision is to empower women to build a future filled with promise and success. She is married with four kids and lives in Flower Mound, Texas.