Juli specializes in strategic communications rooted in Indigenous perspectives. She currently serves as the communications advisor for the Tulo Centre of Indigenous Economics. She is also an associate faculty member in the School of Communications and Culture at Royal Roads University and the director of finance for the BC chapter of IABC.
Juli a Senior Communication Management Professional® with 14 years’ experience working in private and public sectors, primarily focused on Indigenous communications and community engagement. She Haida and Kwakwaka’wakw and has been a guest on the traditional lands of the Secwepemc for 15 years.
Juli holds a Master of Arts in Professional Communication and wrote her thesis on the role of communication in First Nation community decision making and how communications can serve as a tool to support Indigenous self-determination.