Julie assists with managing the financial functions of the foundation as well as manage the financial relationship with donors and fund holders and services offered to both.
Julie joined BCCF as Senior Accountant in February 2023.
A Penn State Harrisburg BBA graduate, Julie last held the position of Director of Financial Reporting with Kontoor Retail, Inc., Lee & Wrangler retail operations.
Julie began her career as a Staff Accountant in a small Public Accounting firm before branching out into the corporate world as Senior Accountant at Exide Corporation’s Retail division in 1999. By the end of 2000, she found a home, and spent the bulk of her career with VF Outlet’s finance team, joining as an Accountant before being promoted to various Accounting Management roles, and lastly as Director of Financial Reporting in 2012. She served in this capacity through VF Corporation’s 2019 spin-off that converted VF Outlet to Kontoor Retail, until the Reading role was eliminated in 2022.
Julie currently serves as Treasurer for Grace Church of Reading, and Inspirology Ed of Lehigh County, a start-up non-profit.
Julie enjoys travel to new places, including National Parks, as well as old favorites such as Key West. If she has any spare time, you’ll most likely find her reading, or participating in various outdoor activities, whether on land or water. Most of all, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Craig, and 2 canine kids, Harry & Josey.