Julianne NiceAbout Principal Julianne Nice

“My goal is to empower people to achieve their dreams of a better world.” 

--Julianne Nice, Principal, JN Consulting Group

Julianne Nice’s client list includes universities, social service agencies, educational institutions, and arts organizations.  Her experience as an employee, manager, volunteer, and consultant have inspired her signature approach to organizational development and understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by a variety of nonprofits.  In addition, her years of experience as a performing artist and also working in and volunteering for educational institutions has given her a special affinity for counseling arts organizations and educators from primary to postgraduate levels.

Julie’s 25+ years’ professional experience includes fundraising, organizational management and development, and strategic planning,   Julie has also enjoyed both the challenges and rewards of being a volunteer and board leader in several nonprofits, including all-volunteer organizations, developing a passion for community engagement as well as an understanding of how organizations work effectively in both the short- and the long-term.

Julie has been a presenter at conferences for the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, as well as other local, regional and national conferences and workshops.  An honors graduate of Newcomb College, Julie holds an MBA from the Freeman School of Business at Tulane University, concentrating in finance and marketing.  Her study abroad includes training in vocal music at the Schola Cantorum in Basel, Switzerland as well as in London, England.

Some of Julie's volunteer activities have included:

  • Center for Nonprofit Resources (now Nonprofit Knowledge Works)
  • De La Salle High School

  • Musical Arts Society of New Orleans
  • New Orleans Friends of Music

  • St. Charles Avenue Presbyterian Church