Julie Griffith serves as Executive Vice President for Strategy, Partnerships and Outreach for the Indiana Innovation Institute. Prior to joining the Institute and most recently, she served as Vice President for Public Affairs for Purdue University, providing leadership and having responsibility for Marketing, Media, Strategic Communications, Trademarks and Licensing, State and Federal Governmental Relations.
She has also held senior leadership positions with Fortune 150 and Fortune 500 companies with a depth of experience in governmental relations, regulatory affairs, business development and marketing, where she excelled at setting strategic vision, driving results and leading high performance organizations.
Throughout her career, Griffith has served her state and community by serving on numerous boards, chairing several. She was also recognized by the Indianapolis Business Journal in its 2016 class of Most Influential Women.
Griffith earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Ball State University and has completed numerous executive leadership development and professional development programs.