Julia Howell

For more than twenty-five years Julia has helped define and move dozens of cause-driven organizations forward. A generalist at heart she has held top roles in communications, fundraising and administration within nonprofit organizations as well as working from the outside designing and steering community investment strategy. Her experience in the field spans issues and sectors, from immigration to music education, criminal justice to parks, guiding corporate, government and nonprofit organizations. This eclectic mix has led to Julia's current role as Vice President, Community Engagement at Toronto Foundation where she oversees an integrated team in granting and communications.