Julie Harris is Chief People Officer (CPO) for VetPartners, Julie joined the team in December 2017 as Director of Learning and Development and was promoted to CPO in July 2018.
The People team consists of Recruitment, Human Resources, Payroll and Learning & Development.
Julie has over 20 years’ experience in the veterinary industry, working with veterinary clinics, manufacturers and wholesalers. Julie completed her Masters in Business Administration and Human Resources. Julie had her own successful business consultancy – Aspire High, that focused on training and knowledge to improve business owner’s communication, her aim is to help them become more engaged in strategic management of their business. Julie is passionate about helping business owners enjoy their business and feel comfortable managing people, so joining VetPartners was a very logical next step in her career.
Some of Julies accomplishments have been managing teams of people to achieve organisational goals. Growing her team, market share for the organisation and seeing people develop in their career is what keeps her engaged.
Outside of work Julie loves the outdoors, mountain biking spending time with her family and her border terrier “Blue”.