Jullie Patterson serves as senior director of fund development for The Community Builders, Inc. (TCB) in Boston, a position she has held since 2016. Jullie is responsible for developing and executing fundraising strategies and resourcing and scaling initiatives for TCB.
Jullie has extensive experience in fundraising and nonprofit administration, leading multi-million-dollar fundraising and capital campaigns over her career. Before joining TCB, Jullie was director of fund development and marketing for the Maternity Care Coalition, where she successfully increased the organization’s revenue by 40 percent during her tenure. Before that, Jullie served as marketing and development program director for Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley, where she achieved and supported a 97 percent donor retention rate.
Jullie holds a master’s degree in political science from Lehigh University in Pennsylvania and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut. She graduated from Lead Boston’s YW Boston’s signature leadership program in 2021, which equips senior professionals with the knowledge, skills, and network necessary to increase equity within their organizations and communities. Jullie serves as capital improvements program member for the Township of Amherst, N.H. She is a retired member of the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Marine Corps.