Julia joined the Maine Cancer Foundation in October 2016 as Events Manager, working with the Community Engagement Team to oversee the events put on to support the program’s mission. In this role, Julia manages the Tri for a Cure, Twilight 5K, and Mary’s Walk, as well as other special events aimed at raising funds and awareness for MCF’s mission.
She has a background in event marketing, and is excited to engage with the Maine community to encourage participation in all of the Foundation’s fundraising opportunities. Before joining the team at MCF, Julia was an Assistant Manager at Pierce Promotions in Portland, coordinating promotional events to connect brands and consumers nationwide. Julia has a B.A. in American History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Julia was raised in Yarmouth and returned to Maine after college. An avid runner and occasional triathlete, Julia is a member of the Dirigo Run Club, and past participant in the Tri for a Cure and Twilight 5K. An adventure enthusiast, on weekends you will often find her scrambling up mountains or bobbing about in Casco Bay.