Since 2006, Julie has led the company’s Human Resources capability which includes a team of more than 400 HR professionals focused on enabling a Market-Based Management culture where employees can learn and grow. Although her career began as an accountant in the controller’s organization, Julie’s capabilities found her in various roles within the Koch family of companies, including director of corporate compliance for Koch Industries, Vice President, Human Resources for Koch Refining, Koch Operations as well as INVISTA. She led the formation of Koch Business Solutions, a shared services business supporting the Koch companies, and served as president. When GP was acquired by Koch Industries, she was asked to head up HR for GP. A graduate of Emporia State University, where she earned her bachelor of science degree in accounting, the Kansas native lives in Atlanta with her family.