Julie Jakopic

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Julie Jakopic

Leadership Coach

“A phenomenal mentor and coach. Julie is a creative thinker and strong communicator who can insightfully assess a problem with fresh eyes and deliver constructive, engaging solutions for her clients.” ~Joe Valenti, Center for American Progress

Julie Jakopic is one of the nation’s top organizational development consultants and leadership coaches. A game-changer who’s shared the stage with luminaries like President Barack H. Obama and visionary Neale Donald Walsch, Julie is driven to help leaders create successful professional and personal lives. An executive coach with more than 20 years of executive experience, she supports leaders and their teams igniting change, delivering outstanding results for customers and clients, and creating workplaces where people want to be.


  • Executive Coaching
  • Leadership Development
  • Facilitation and Training
  • Consulting


B.A, M.A. University of Maryland

National Association for State Community Services Programs, 1993-2001

Welfare Information Network/The Finance Project, 2001-2003

Development Services Group, 2003-2007

ICF & iLead Strategies, 2008-Present

Selected publications include:

Jakopic, J., Beyond Sustainability to Resilience: Assessing Organizational Sustainability. Washington, DC. Community Action Partnership. 2012.

Jakopic, J & Mooney, B., Planning for Results, Harrisburg, PA: Community Action Association of Pennsylvania. 2006.

Jakopic J, editor, Opportunities for Collaboration Across Human Services Program. Washington, DC. The Finance Project, June 2003