Executive Director, HYPE (Hartford Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs), and Director of Investor Engagement & Digital Media
Julie is responsible for volunteer management, event planning, communications and member services for HYPE, which helps young professionals become better engaged in community life, expand professional and social opportunities and become ambassadors for the Hartford Region.
The group currently serves over 3,000 members with approximately 75 events each year. To ensure HYPE’s success, Julie works closely with many organizations in the Greater Hartford area and with a group of about 80 dedicated volunteers across 7 HYPE Committees. Julie has been recognized as a Hartford Business Journal “40 under Forty” winner and one of Hartford’s Finest Young Professionals by the Connecticut Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. She holds a B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies from The University of Connecticut (UCONN).
- Young Professionals in Greater Hartford
- Effective use of Social Media
- Volunteer Management & Engagement