Interim Board Chair
Julia Holtemeyer is an anti-racist feminist passionate about equity and serving community. Her professional work focuses on gender issues, including gender integration in global health and improving the criminal legal system response to gender-based violence. Julia’s work in gender-based violence began as a college student, when she worked at a rape crisis center and as a peer health educator. She later served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Tanzania, living and working at a secondary school in a small rural community. Julia applies her experience with gender studies, global health, public policy, and knowledge management to her commitments to equity and justice.