Since there are rare degree programs for grantsmanship, all grant writers have a unique story to tell of their path into this field. A compilation of skills from Julie’s life’s employment, education and interests have funneled together into this perfect profession of grant writing for her.
In 1999, Julie wrote her first grant with her husband who is a glass artist. From then on, she began researching and writing grants for all the organizations that she was involved with, including an art center, fire department, professional theater, school and libraries.
Julie has her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Writing from Winona State University and is a member of the Grant Professionals Association.
Julie is the Principal of Jorjastone and serves as a Junior Grant Consultant for DH Leonard Consulting & Grant Writing Services, LLC.