Julie Monteiro de Castro is the administrator and program manager for the Education Policy Initiative and the Youth Policy Lab. In this capacity, Julie directs the financial and administrative functions for the group, and leads fundraising, outreach and communications efforts.
Julie's prior experience includes serving as forecasting, consulting, and business development director and establishing South American operations in São Paulo, Brazil for J.D. Power and Associates, as well as working with other multinational corporations in the United States and Chile. She is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish and serves as editor with the Documentation Center of Cambodia. Julie holds a master of public policy from the University of Michigan's Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and a bachelor of science from the Indiana University's Kelly School of Business.