Faces Behind the Chamber: Julie Coakley

The Colorado Chamber is recognizing members of our staff to highlight the hard work they do to be a unifying voice for business and champion a healthy economic climate to secure Colorado’s future.

As an integral part of the Colorado Chamber’s membership team, Julie Coakley plays a pivotal role in helping the Chamber foster strong relationships with key business leaders throughout the state. Julie supports both members and staff across the organization, ensuring the business community is engaged with the Chamber’s important work.

What Julie loves most about her role at the Chamber is the opportunity to connect with diverse people and businesses across Colorado. Her passion for forging meaningful relationships is matched by her appreciation for working with a dedicated and talented team, making every day at the Chamber fulfilling and collaborative.

Reflecting on her contributions, Julie takes pride in streamlining the Chamber’s billing system by transitioning to electronic invoicing, enhancing efficiency for members and staff alike. Additionally, she finds satisfaction in organizing the quarterly Chair’s Roundtable events, which serve as crucial forums for discussion and strategic planning among Colorado’s business leaders.

Outside the office, Julie’s passions include camping, hiking and spending quality time with her two dogs. These activities allow her to enjoy the natural beauty of Colorado, providing balance to her professional responsibilities. After a busy day, Julie loves to unwind by soaking up the Colorado sun on her new patio or exploring new restaurants.

When it comes to favorite spots in Colorado, Julie and her family cherish their time at Redstone Campground in the White River National Forest. They are also avid fans of the pizza at Propaganda Pie in Redstone, a hidden gem they often recommend. Julie also enjoys attending live music events at Denver’s many venues and exploring the numerous craft breweries that Colorado is renowned for.