Julie joined UPSTREAM in November 2016. Julie has 20+ years of experience working with non-profits and local government in organizational management, strategic planning, fundraising, and program development. Previously she worked for the Girl Scouts in NYC, Colorado Special Olympics, US Peace Corps as NGO Advisor, City of Savannah, Boothbay Region Land Trust, and currently Friends of Thai Daughters and UPSTREAM.
Julie’s expertise will help grow Upstream in the coming years while feeding her passion for the environment. She lives in Nobleboro with her son, Jonas and husband Ramunas Stepanauskas. She is an devoted ultimate frisbee player (and is always looking for recruits in the mid-coast Maine), hiker, camper and now x-c skier.