Julia joined us in March 2021 as a Portfolio and Data Manager. Prior to joining, Julia worked for the Careers and Enterprise Company, a national network set up by the Department for Education to inspire and prepare young people for the world of work. Her role was within their Investment Team responsible for disseminating grant funding to charities and social enterprises delivering employability and enterprise initiatives within educational settings across England. Her responsibilities included managing a portfolio of funded charities and partners, and overseeing the fund data, reporting and impact measurement. She has also worked in financial services in a strategy role, where she also led on setting up a work experience and mentoring programme to diversify their recruitment pool. She is also a School Governor at Earlsfield Primary School.