Hometown: Foristell, MO
Congregation: Morning Star Church
Dr. Julie Turner is a professor and Department Chair of Nonprofit Administration at Lindenwood University. Dr. Turner is a member of Morning Star Church, where she serves on the Community Outreach Leadership Team. She is a member of the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council and servers on the Board of Directors for the Community Council of Greater St. Louis. Dr. Turner has volunteered with a variety of local organizations and nonprofits and received the “Beyond the Best” award from StreetScape Magazine in 2017.
When asked “what do you hope to accomplish in your new board role?” Julie replied, “I want to support Thrivent’s mission, particularly as it relates to its philanthropy.”