Julie Bullock, CFRE
Senior Generosity Strategist
Julie Bullock brings a unique gift mix to our team of generosity strategists. She has had experience in a wide variety of capacities influencing churches and organizations to embrace a culture of generosity. Prior to joining Generis, Julie served as the director of stewardship and generosity at Community Christian Church, a multi-site church in Chicagoland with 13 campus locations. While on staff at Community, Julie also served as the director of development for the NewThing network, Community's church planting network, as a generosity coach to new church plants and churches desiring to go multi-site.
Julie has also served as the director of development for Wheaton College, leading a team of 30 advancement professionals in a $160 million capital campaign and previously served as a top major gifts officer on Wheaton's team during their $260 million campaign as well, the largest in Wheaton's history. Julie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics from Wheaton College, a Masters in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University, training and certification from R&R Newkirk in gift planning and charitable estate planning, and has earned her international certification as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE). Julie resides in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago and serves in a lay capacity as a member of Community Christian Church's pastoral teaching team as well as leads a weekly (large!) small group.
Julie is experienced and talented at working with innovative churches of all denominations and sizes from those with a $200k annual budget to those with a $50M annual budget. You'll find Julie to be a sharp mind with a warm and energetic spirit and a work ethic of excellence.