Julia Bey Ahmet, Managing Director/COO

Julia recently joined JSC bringing more than 30 years of experience in the nonprofit and public service sectors. The broad range of her expertise includes strategic planning, nonprofit administration, board and leadership development, fundraising, government affairs, grants administration, nonprofit communications, and special events. Prior to joining JSC, Julia served as Chief Development Officer at Community Hope for 20 years, helping the organization to expand into a regional nonprofit operating the area’s largest programs for homeless veterans. Julia led a development office raising more than $2.5 million annually and grew the organization’s annual gala into one of New Jersey’s signature events and largest fundraisers.

Julia is on the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP-NJ). She has served as Chair and led the Sponsorship and Marketing Committees of AFP-NJ’s Annual Conference on Philanthropy. In 2008, Julia was awarded AFP-NJ’s prestigious Robert J. Smythe Outstanding Professional Fundraiser Award.