Julia Barraford-Temel, President

Julia Barraford-Temel

Julia was a non-profit executive and had previously educator with 15 years of experience in the U.S. and abroad. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College and Master’s degree from the University of Cincinnati; and worked her way up into non-profit leadership- most recently as the Senior Director of Program Management at a New York-based technology education firm, Mouse Inc. She has also been organically involved in OTEA since its founding in 1999 as the daughter of its co-founders Dan and Cate Barraford. Her background in community initiatives, customer service, and nonprofits is closely aligned to our mission to support our members' access to lower energy costs.