Julie Couturier is the director of operations for the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Mich. Julie is responsible for managing departmental human resource and operational processes, as well as all financial reporting, budgeting, and financial analysis for the Johnson Center.
Julie joined the Johnson Center in August 2006. Before joining the Johnson Center, Julie was the finance supervisor from 2004–2006 at Spectrum Health Hospital. She was responsible for all financial reporting, budgeting, and financial analysis for ambulatory services. From 1997–2004, Julie was the accounting manager for Holland Community Hospital, responsible for all financial reporting, tax reporting, budgeting, cash management, investment management, insurance programs, and external audits for the hospital and two subsidiaries. She also previously served as a business and accounting adjunct instructor for Grand Rapids Community College.
Julie holds a Bachelors of Science in business administration from Central Michigan University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Areas of Expertise
- Financial Management
- Financial Planning
- Organizational Management