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Julie Horowitz

Senior Vice President, Strategic Talent Solutions

Julie Horowitz is the Senior Vice President, Strategic Talent Solutions, and is based out of the Washington, DC office.  As SVP, STS, she is responsible for overseeing recruitment, admissions, and placement for EP’s Fellowship programs, and for identifying additional channels for new programs and services to attract and place talent in the education sector.

Julie joined Education Pioneers because she deeply believes that strong talent is key to driving growth and change in the education sector. She comes to EP with nearly two decades of leadership and management experience in education, across the public, private and nonprofit sectors.  Highlights include serving as Chief External Affairs Officer for New Leaders; as Executive Director of the Young Women’s Leadership Network; and as Chief of Staff to the Deputy Chancellor for Operations at the New York City Department of Education, under Chancellor Joel Klein. During her time at the NYC DOE she was in the inaugural cohort of The Broad Foundation’s Residency.

A product of the New York City public schools, Julie began her career as a teacher in NYC and Cape Town, South Africa. She holds a BA and an MBA from Yale University. After business school, she worked as an education industry analyst on Wall Street, and then held business development positions for two private education companies. Early in her career she was a Fulbright scholar in South Africa and an Urban Fellow in NYC government. Julie lives in Washington, DC with her husband and two daughters.