Julie was a Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative 2020 Fellow and 2021 Senior Fellow. Prior to her fellowship, she had a distinguished career in corporate law, focusing on capital markets, public company M&A transactions, and boardroom governance and counsel. Most recently, she was a senior partner at Proskauer Rose, where, in addition to her practice, her management roles included practice group leadership, new business intake, and risk management. She currently serves as Senior Editor-Education for the Harvard ALI Social Impact Review. In addition, Julie is the Chair of the Board of Directors of Read Ahead, a reading-based mentoring organization serving NYC public elementary school children, and a member of the Advisory Board of the Harvard Kennedy School Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.