Julia consults as Digital Director to Career Colleges Trust, which helps 14 to 19 year olds take the next step to a fulfilling career by equipping them with the skills and experience they need to succeed. She also consults as a Digital Skills advisor to Amazon Web Services, advising them in how to assist young people to develop the necessary skills for a successful career. Additionally, Julia works with the DfE on T levels and Industry Placements as well as various non- executive and advisory roles with other organisations.
Julia’s other roles consist of voluntary or paid consultancy work with various organisations – including Comic Relief, City Lit, The Roberts Centre, The Samaritans, London Sport, UK Active, MCC,DVLA, Colleges and Local Government, South African Department of Education.
Julia is passionate about providing the best possible opportunities for all young people, and in particular those that come from disadvantaged backgrounds. Her work with Activate Learning has allowed her to further her interest in the Education sector, as well as watching the organisation grow to meet the needs of people and businesses both now and in the future.
Among her personal interests are mentoring, theatre, travelling, food, nature and meeting new people.