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JULIA FORSLUND

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Biography

A St. Louis native, Julia moved to Texas to attend Texas Christian University. After graduation, Julia moved down to Austin to join the DSACT team in June 2021. She is so grateful to be a part of this wonderful organization! Her prior nonprofit experience includes fundraising, finance, and sponsorship positions for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. From a young age, Julia also worked and volunteered in the disability community.

At DSACT, Julia organizes the social and recreational programs throughout the year including larger community events like the Holiday Party and the Summer Family Day. She always wants to hear your ideas for a new program, so please reach out! Additionally, she manages the various fundraising events like the Buddy Walk, Cocktail Bash, Austin Marathon and Year End Giving.

In her free time, Julia enjoys traveling, crafting, going on walks with her dog, and spending time with friends and family!

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