Julia Riley is a Program Associate on the BoardLead Team. Her work focuses on supporting the growth of the BoardLead program, executing individual rounds of BoardLead across cities and managing relationships with nonprofit and corporate partners. With BoardLead’s special emphasis on advancing the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion in the nonprofit sector, Julia is able to bring her passion for social justice to work daily.
Prior to joining Cause Strategy Partners, Julia earned her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Psychology. It was there that she uncovered a deep commitment to advocacy, and volunteered with a number of nonprofit organization in the Madison area focused on advancing inclusive education for individuals with disabilities. She is grateful to play a role in connecting professionals with opportunities to drive nonprofit impact in their unique passion areas through board service.