Julie Jakopic

Julie Jakopic


iLead Strategies

Session: Resilience & Recovery: Preparing your Organization for Tomorrow

As leaders, we are charged not only with the work of today, but also the longer-term strength of our organizations and communities. Building organizations that are strong, stable and resilient is ever more important in the fluid and turbulent economic climate of today. In this powerful interactive workshop, you will have an opportunity to consider key drivers of resilience and sustainability with a focus on financial resource development, human resource development, and community development. Then, you will consider effective strategies for strengthening your organization.


Executive Directors, Mgmt

Speaker BIO

Featured by ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Vanity Fair, and others, Julie is a leadership evangelist helping multi-talented leaders build resilient organizations and lives they love while delivering results and changing the world for good. Equal parts strategic, analytical, and creative, she is considered an expert in organizational development, strategic communications, as well as program design, implementation, measurement, and management. As CEO/Founder of iLead Strategies, Julie helps organizations be resilient, ready to seize opportunities and provide them for others. By night, she creates art and works to make sure all kids have access to quality, early care, and education. Julie Jakopic is a sociologist and a communicator by training, a former executive director of the National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP), a master certified ROMA trainer, and has led her hometown CAA board. She is a speaker who shared the stage with former President Obama, a juried artist, a former nationally ranked synchronized swimmer, and loves chocolate and Halloween.