Julia Fischer joined the team in June 2017. Julia is responsible for managing ESC’s consulting engagements by developing scopes of work, building consultant teams, and nurturing client and consulting relationships. She also supports the Vice President of Organizational Consulting in overseeing engagements to maintain excellent project outcomes.
Julia earned her Psy.D. in Organizational Psychology from Phillips Graduate University, and holds an MFA in Directing from the University of Minnesota. She served as Artistic Director for a critically-acclaimed, arts nonprofit for seven years, after which she worked in higher education administration at the University of Minnesota, UCLA, and Phillips Graduate University. She teaches Strategic Communication, Organizational Psychology, and Group Dynamics in the Master of Leadership Program at Woodbury University.
As an ICF certified executive coach, she helps women build leadership capacity, and also guides artists through creative challenges. In her consulting practice, she focuses on change management and retreat facilitation for small, creative firms.
In her time off, Julia enjoys riding her bike, cooking vegan food, fixing up her Joshua Tree cabin and rooting for the Dodgers. She’s also a sucker for a good sunset.