Based in Boston, Julia is responsible for guiding the strategic vision and organization of the Americas’ 200-person research team, which includes the United States, Canada, and Latin America. She is a member of the Global Research Executive Board and closely collaborates with JLL’s EMEA and APAC regions to bring the best of JLL’s research to its global clients.
In her 15-year career with JLL, Julia has held a variety of roles within the research organization. She began her career with the Staubach Company in San Francisco, taking on research responsibilities in the Bay Area after its acquisition by JLL in 2008. Since that time, Julia has led JLL’s U.S. office research platform, co-founded and led JLL’s U.S. technology research practice, launched multiple national research progams and initiatives, and most recently lead the research platform across the East Region and Canada.
Julia’s subject matter expertise spans across both the occupier and investor businesses within JLL, paying close attention to innovation markets and industries, which have had the largest impact on the commercial real estate industry over the past decade, while continuously looking ahead to the future of the built environment.
Outside of JLL, Julia enjoys spending time with her family and cheering on her two sons at all of their sporting events. She is a regular volunteer at her children’s elementary school as well as with the National Brain Tumor Society.