Team Bio: Julie Summa


Director of Development

Julie received a BSA degree from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. She has worked in the areas of product/production management with Meredith Corporation, was Director of Donor Development at America’s Family Coaches, has done marketing consulting, event coordination, non-profit project management, and values her most important stint as full time stay-at-home Mom.

Julie has served at The FAMiLY LEADER is various capacities including the coordination of marketing for Marriage Matters, public relations, event coordination, communications, and most recently as Project Manager for a variety of projects.

Outside work, Julie enjoys being involved with small group Bible studies, helping with her church’s communications, serving on the Iowa Prayer Breakfast Committee, racquetball, family gatherings, and walking the trails around Polk City.

She has served on the Johnston Community School Board and Johnston Community School Foundation.

Julie has had the privilege of being married to Dean for over 30 years and they have been blessed with two sons, Evan and Miles.