Senior Writer, Office of Marketing and Communications
Julie Waters is a senior communications professional with almost 25 years of experience in writing, editing and message development and a more recent focus on higher ed leadership communications and speechwriting.
In her current role as senior writer in the Office of Marketing and Communications at Cornell’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Julie provides speech support for CALS leadership.
Julie has been at Cornell since 2002, first as publications manager for the Johnson School and later as editorial director with Cornell marketing. In 2010, she was promoted to senior director in the Division of University Communications to lead teams in public affairs, media relations, social media and web content.
Julie holds a master’s degree in journalism from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University. She arrived in Ithaca in 1989 to study music education at Ithaca College – before pursuing journalism – and she continues to support community music by performing with the Ithaca Concert Band.
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