Julie Satterwhite, MBA

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Julie Satterwhite, MBA

I have the power to decide – where to work to contribute my skills and experience to have the most meaningful impact. I have decided to contribute to Power to Decide and am honored to be a member of this amazing team.

Pronouns: she/her

Julie Satterwhite is the Chief Operating Officer of Power to Decide.

Prior to joining Power to Decide, Julie served as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, a joint initiative of the American Heart Association and the Clinton Foundation. At the Alliance, Julie developed and implemented the systems and business processes that positioned the organization for success as it grew from a joint initiative of two established organizations into a separate 501(c)(3). Julie’s efforts resulted in multiple consecutive years of clean audits that evidenced the best in class internal controls she established and facilitated.     

Julie is an expert in finance, human resources, and management. She also has significant experience in organizational development, operations, information technology, and strategic planning. Julie has developed and implemented solutions to business challenges across organizations, with a particular focus on Finance, HR, and management operations. Throughout her career serving in leadership positions in the private sector (Nike), healthcare (Kaiser Permanente), and the nonprofit sector (Alliance for a Healthier Generation), Julie has created, developed, and inspired high functioning teams with a commitment to peak performance and strong operating integrity. 

Julie’s experience also includes implementing human resources policies, procedures, and talent management programs that ensure comprehensive staff engagement. Julie has substantial experience in engaging newly established teams and successfully developing or transitioning technology infrastructures.  

 Julie holds an MBA from the University of Portland.  

Chief Operating Officer