Julia joined Tahirih in 2019. As Grant Writer for the national foundation grants team, Julia is responsible for overseeing and developing the grants portfolios for Tahirih’s San Francisco Bay Area and Houston offices. Prior to joining Tahirih, Julia studied U.S. immigration history at the University of Colorado, Boulder and worked as Project Specialist for the Mono Lake Committee. Julia has lived abroad in Kenya, Tanzania, and Mexico.
“I am inspired by the commitment of Tahirih’s leadership to addressing not just the needs of our individual clients but also the systemic issues that continue to force women and girls to seek refuge from violence.”
Education: University of Colorado Boulder, M.A.; Mount Holyoke College, B.A.
Hometown: Woodland, California