Julie manages the Sugar Milling Council’s communications and community engagement activities. Her role includes media liaison and issues management. Julie also plays a leading role in the industry’s social licence program.
Julie joined the sugar industry in October 2017. Her previous role was with the Australian dairy industry and she has extensive experience in agricultural research, policy, communications and stakeholder engagement in Australia, NZ and Europe.
Julie has a Bachelor of Applied Biology from the University of Salford and a PhD in Agricultural Botany from the University of Nottingham, UK.