Director | IED
Vice Principal | Chichester College
Julie Kapsalis has worked in economic development and community engagement for the past 15 years with a particular focus on enterprise and social inclusion. She served as an advisor to the UK Government's task force on women's enterprise and is passionate about supporting more women start up in business.
Julie has a background in consumer marketing and PR working for clients including Scottish Courage and Procter & Gamble. She was Director of Business Programmes at the South East England Development Agency (SEEDA), managing a portfolio of contracts including Business Link and Finance South East. She also worked on the London 2012 Olympics, overseeing a major legacy programme to encourage volunteering and community engagement in sport.
Julie is a Board Member of the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership and in 2014 she joined Chichester College as Vice Principal – overseeing the College’s commercial businesses. She is also Chair of Chichester Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Julie lives in Surrey with her husband and two young children and in her spare time is an avid darts fan.