Julie Menter is a Principal at New Media Ventures, a fund and national network of early stage investors supporting startups that create progressive political change. Recently, she has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, CNN and Civicist and featured on the main stage at the Personal Democracy Forum, for her work to support startups responding to the political moment in the US. Throughout her career, Julie has searched for opportunities to make a positive impact on the world around her. As a strategy consultant, first with the Boston Consulting Group and then with Blu Skye Sustainability Consulting, she has worked with large companies and non-profit organizations to redefine what good business means. Julie is also a co-founder of the GreenerMind Summit: a 3-day retreat for change makers in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is originally from France where she received her MBA.