Julie Harris, Founder/CEO
Julie launched the Exceptional Women's Network (EWN), to provide more resources to women in pursuit of leadership. As A former Career Connector for the Communication and Media Innovation department at Columbia College Chicago, Julie created the "Prep for Your Profession" course noting that generally, women can always benefit from support in building and communicating their skill sets during interviews and meetings. There is a constant need for more professional resources, networking and mentorship, especially for women to maximize their potential early on.
Julie currently is a WORLDWIDE STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER FOR MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS, graduated from DePaul University and holds two Master's Degrees in Education and Journalism. She is a proud member of the International Women's Leadership Association, Publicity Club of Chicago and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. In her spare time, you'll find her performing improv at Second City and Stage 773.
Favorite Quote: "People think those who are successful are fearless. The truth is that they are just more intimate with fear."
SECOND FAVORITE QUOTE: “acHeiving gender equality and empowering women and girls is the unfinished business of our time, and the greatest human rights challenge in our world.” — UN Secretary-General, António Guterres