Julie McQuade, Community Outreach Coordinator, City of Fayetteville
Julie McQuade is the Community Outreach Coordinator for the City of Fayetteville, Arkansas. She has been called the "Go-To Person for Getting Involved (in Fayetteville)". As Community Outreach Coordinator, she has a wide variety of responsibilities including communication, public education, and making connections in order to address the needs of the community. She is the program manager for Fayetteville Forward, the city's economic development initiative focused on collaboration and transformative community change. Fayetteville Forward has received state, regional, and national recognition for it's innovative approach to community and economic development.
Julie uses her two decades of design and technology experience to create cost-effective communication, collaboration and engagement tools for the Fayetteville community.
Julie serves as designer and editor of the City of Fayetteville E-Newsletter Editor, in-house designer and social media guru. She was designer, developer, and is project manager for the city's community engagement website, Community Link , which was launched in August 2011.
In addition to her role at the City of Fayetteville, Julie serves on the board of directors for the Ozark Literacy Council, Pigshibition Event Committee, and on the Fayetteville Public School District Coordinated Health Board.