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Julie H. Ellis Appointed to Leadership Memphis Board of Directors

We are pleased to announce that Julie H. Ellis has been appointed to the Leadership Memphis Board of Directors.

Leadership Memphis develops community change agents, connects them with others who have a passion to serve and empowers them with information and opportunities to make a difference.

Leadership Memphis is the premier community leadership organization in Memphis. Founded in 1979, the organization has graduated more than 3,000 community leaders and continues to be a ground-breaking innovator with new programs and action initiatives that drive educational achievement, diversity and inclusivity and collective impact.

For more than 35 years, Leadership Memphis has empowered the Memphis community to advance signature leadership programs. Recently, the organization extended its mission of helping Memphis thrive by increasing the number of adults with college degrees and ensuring that high school graduates further their education and training.

Julie has represented airlines, airmen, aircraft owners and operators in all regulatory aviation legal and business matters. She is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Julie is a member of the International Aviation Women’s Association, American Bar Association, Memphis Bar Association, Florida Bar Association and Association of Women Attorneys.

She has twice been awarded the Five Star Award by FedEx. Julie has by named in Top Rated Lawyers® -AV Preeminent in transportation law by The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel. She received her undergraduate degree from Randolph-Macon College and her Juris Doctor from the University of Florida.

Julie has dedicated her career to serving her community, something that will be elevated with this Leadership Memphis board. We congratulate her on this honor and look forward to her vision with this organization.