Julia joined PBE in April 2016, with over ten years’ experience as a charity CEO. She joined Impetus-PEF in 2011 as Portfolio Manager and was acting CEO from 2015, playing a major role in the development and implementation of the Impetus-PEF strategy during and after the merger. Previously, Julia led the National Gardens Scheme and was CEO at Surrey Community Action. She currently holds two Ministerial Appointments and is a Trustee of the Education Development Trust. In her spare time Julia enjoys playing tennis, sailing, skiing and spending time with her three daughters.