Julie’s specialties include the strategy and design of health care plans, large case implementation and coordination, carrier negotiations and complex project management.

Before entering the consulting field, Julie worked for a national insurance company, managing sales and servicing efforts for large national accounts. Julie then managed key large client relationships for Towers Perrin and then Watson Wyatt, providing expertise on health care strategy, design, and implementation of health care plans.

With MMA, Julie provides strategic group benefits planning guidance for a diverse portfolio of industries including Michigan-based manufacturers, educational institutions and service firms. As Managing Director, Julie oversees and coordinates assignments amongst the firm’s Vice Presidents, Plan Analyst and Client Services teams. She fosters strong relationships with BCBSM and other carriers and leads various Health Care Reform initiatives.

Julie is honored to serve on the Board of Directors for FAR Conservatory of Therapeutic and Performing Arts, a local nonprofit organization that provides creative arts therapy and recreation services for children and adults with mental, physical and/or emotional impairments. FAR also promotes public understanding of the abilities and potential of persons who are mentally, emotionally or physically challenged.