Julia McGuirk is experienced in project management, funder communications, financial reporting, and strategic planning. As a U.S. Division finance manager, she collaborates with division leadership, project directors, and development teams to prepare budgets, monitor finances, and strategically forecast expenses and income. She facilitates fiscal operations for REL Northeast & Islands at EDC.

Previously, as a project associate, McGuirk developed and tracked comprehensive work plans, wrote progress reports, and contributed to strategic planning for project deliverables. Before joining EDC, she was a senior content developer at Cengage, where she managed the production of textbooks, digital projects, and video tutorials.

McGuirk holds a BA in English from UMass Amherst, an MBA from UMass Boston, and her PMD Pro certification as a project manager from APMG International.