Julia Grandfield

  • McGill University

Julia is a Toronto native and graduate of McGill University where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 2016. Julia has five years of experience as a designer and account manager at advertising, tech and marketing startups in Toronto, Montreal and Amsterdam. Through internships and freelance projects since age 16, Julia has become a strategic problem solver with a strong design aesthetic. As the UI/UX designer for a travel app with over 100,000 downloads Julia got hooked on the energy of startups and discovered her love for building pixel-perfect products that make the world a better place. Throughout university Julia acted as a Campus Tour Guide, competitive Figure Skater and coach, helped run a design cooperative and worked on Enactus social entrepreneurship projects. In her free time Julia likes to take photos, make waffles for her friends and search for inexpensive flights so she can plan her next adventure.