Julia Power Burns

Chief Financial Officer

Child Mind Institute

Julia Power Burns is the Chief Financial Officer of the Child Mind Institute. She is dedicated professionally to supporting the work of mission driven organizations, and personally committed to the cause of children’s mental health.

Julia came to the Child Mind Institute from the Solutions Journalism Network, where she was a founding employee and the Chief Financial Officer. In 2018 she also became the Chief Operating Officer.

Previously Julia was the Business Director at Lincoln Center Education. She was also Director of Global Strategy at Wolters Kluwer, leading projects on corporate innovation and the impact of new technology.  And she was the Group Finance Director for the Domestic Print and Global Electronic Publishing divisions at Dow Jones. In this capacity she led the finance function for The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, and Dow Jones Newswires among other publications.

Julia earned an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA from Trinity College in Hartford, CT.  She lives in the New York City area with her two sons.