Julie Wraithmell is Executive Director of Audubon Florida, the state’s oldest statewide conservation organization. For 120 years, Audubon has advocated for Florida’s water, wildlife, habitat and climate. Julie has a BS in Biology from Duke University and an MS from Florida State. Prior to her 15 years with Audubon, she worked as a biologist for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission where she created the Great Florida Birding Trail. In 2012, she received National Audubon Society’s top staff award for her leadership during the Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill. Julie lives and works in Tallahassee with her daughter.