Julia Pasette supports strategic communications and public relations efforts for organizations that champion higher education attainment, educational innovation, skills-based learning, and workforce development. Julia also helps manage Whiteboard Advisors’ in-house editorial work, which includes four weekly newsletters featuring the latest education trends, policy changes, and industry news and Whiteboard Advisors Insights.
Prior to joining the Whiteboard Advisors team full-time, Julia was one of the firm’s Communications and Research Fellows. She also previously served as Communications and Curiosity Specialist at the Science Museum of Virginia and completed an internship in media relations with the Richmond Public Schools system. In these roles, Julia developed a profound love and passion for education and equitable access that now guides her work.
Julia graduated with honors from Virginia Commonwealth University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and certificate in global education. She currently resides in Richmond, Virginia with her fiancé and two cats, Pepperpot and Mithai. In her free time, Julia enjoys playing TTRPGs and social deduction games, going to post-hardcore concerts, and collecting vintage corningware.