Julia Power Burns

Chief Financial Officer

Child Mind Institute

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Julia Power Burns is Chief Financial Officer of the Child Mind Institute. She leads the organization’s financial operations, including all internal and external reporting. In this capacity, Julia also advises the executive team and board of directors on financial strategy as well as business development activities.

Julia is a seasoned executive with more than 20 years of private sector and nonprofit general and financial management experience. This includes most recently her roles as CFO and COO of the Solutions Journalism Network, where she was a founding employee. Previously Julia was the Business Director at Lincoln Center Education. Earlier in her career, she was a Director of Global Strategy at Wolters Kluwer, leading projects on corporate innovation and the impact of new technology.  She was also the Group Finance Director for the Domestic Print and Global Electronic Publishing divisions at Dow Jones, $1 billion and $350 million operating budgets respectively.

Julia has a BA in Religion from Trinity College (Hartford, CT) and an MBA from Columbia Business School.