Title: Director of Governmental Relations
Phone: (518) 783-3734
Julie M. Marlette, Director of Governmental Relations
Prior to her current role Julie held numerous roles in the New York State Legislature, first working in the office of Senate Minority Office of Conference Services; as Legislative Director for Assembly member Susan John; as a Legislative Analyst for the Speaker’s Office of Program and Counsel; and, as Senate Senior Analyst for Elementary and Secondary education. Julie also served as a government relations representative for the New York State School Boards Association, where she has now returned in a new role.
After more than a decade in the State Capitol, Julie relocated to New York City to become the Managing Director for state funding at Teach for America, responsible for overseeing TFA’s overall state appropriations strategy across 34 states.
After leaving TFA Julie joined the staff of 50CAN: The 50-State Campaign for Achievement Now where she served as Vice President of Political Strategy, fine-tuning political strategies and government relations in seven states; then the Founding Executive Director of 50CAN’s affiliate C4 organization, the 50CAN Action Fund, running nine independent expenditure campaigns in two states in the pilot year; and, finally as the Executive Director of NYCAN, 50CAN’s New York affiliate.
Julie graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with a Bachelors degree in Communications and Rhetoric and a Masters degree in Political Communications
Category: Governmental Relations