Julia provides senior-level strategic counsel to Res Publica Group’s clients. She excels at developing communications programs across industries including healthcare, energy, environment, transportation and education, establishing narratives that help manage and protect client reputations. She leads a number of firm’s corporate strategy initiatives, working directly with executive and C-suite leadership. Most recently, Julia orchestrated communications and integration strategies around three multi-billion dollar corporate mergers and brand acquisitions. Prior to joining Res Publica Group, she was a practicing lobbyist with Alcalde & Fay in Washington, D.C. and served as Director of Advocacy & Communication for the Chicago Anti-Hunger Federation, in addition to agency-based public affairs work. Julia received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Marquette University. She lends her time and resources to the Snow City Arts Foundation and the Frances Xavier Warde School.