Julia Bonem is a consultant with over 20 years of experience in the philanthropic field. Currently affiliated with Barnard College, her alma mater, she has been involved in nearly every area of its philanthropy program, engaging high-net-worth alumnae, parents, and friends of the institution in investing in strategic priorities.

Prior to Barnard, Julia held philanthropy positions at other premier institutions, including MIT, The Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), and the University of Pennsylvania. Her work has included helping individuals, corporations, and foundations invest in the mission of nonprofit organizations, including aligning the philanthropic goals of nonprofit stakeholders with institutional needs.