Julie is a passionate sport leader with a comprehensive understanding of the Canadian sport system acquired over three decades of working in university sport and in national and multisport organizations. She has had the privilege of supporting Team Canada at eight hockey world championships, six Olympic Games and two Pan American Games as the Director of Female Hockey for Hockey Canada, as a Manager of Team Services for the Canadian Olympic Committee and as the Chief Sport Officer for Canada Artistic Swimming. Julie is also a Chartered Professional Coach certified at Level 4 NCCP (Hockey) who coached women’s ice hockey for 25 years at the university, provincial and national level.
Julie’s passion and dedication comes from her genuine desire to empower people to be the best version of themselves. She imagines a world where individuals are passionate about what they do, feel safe in their environment so they can execute, with excellence, to the best of their ability and are fulfilled every day by what they have accomplished, both individually and as members of a team.