Chief Executive Officer
Julie has been with TLA since July 2017, joining as CEO after consulting to the Board to refine the Association’s strategy for growth and superior service. She has worked in association leadership for eight years, most recently as Commercial Director for the Property Council of Australia (NSW) and prior to that as the Head of Strategy and as COO for an association management company based in Sydney. Julie also provides consultancy services to other industry bodies through her business Verdant Management, helping them to grow and deliver exceptional support and benefits to Members. Prior to working with associations, Julie’s career spanned many industries, including travel/airline, as well as the wine and tourism sectors, with a focus on marketing and commercial development. Julie holds a Bachelor of Business and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
A keen gardener and one-time student of landscape design, working with TLA is for Julie ‘the perfect mix of my career focus and my personal interests.’