Julie Goodman-CEO Goodman Global Consulting

Ms. Julie Goodman has worked in the offset and countertrade industry for five years and primarily focuses on the indirect offset niche sourcing projects for needs in education, environment and healthcare for major defense contractors. She developed an innovative business structure that has earned attention from Fortune 500 companies, foreign governments and the United Nations. She has worked in 6 countries across 3 continents. Julie earned a BA in Economics and International Affairs from the University of Colorado at Boulder and an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management. She currently serves on the board of directors at Thunderbird, World Affairs Council and serves as the President of the Thunderbird DFW Alumni Chapter. She initiated the Get on Board pilot program with the Dallas Regional Chamber to match highly motivated young professionals with local nonprofits that have open board seats. Julie cares deeply about adults with intellectual disabilities and gives monthly manicures to ladies with intellectual disabilities through Community Homes for Adults, Inc. She is a proud recipient of the Dallas Business Journal 40 Under 40 Award (2018), Parkland Hospital Community First Award (2019), Tomodachi-Mitsui Leadership Program (2018) and AJC Game Changer of the Year (2016).