Julia Franz joined Agora Energiewende in 2022 as an Event Manager.
Before she joined Agora, Julia worked as a Cultural Manager for a community stage in Berlin and founded an underground music festival during that time. As a freelancer, she developed and performed campaigns for Amnesty International and at times managed their stage programs. For many years, Julia worked as Advertising Director and Account Manager in a variety of organisations and agencies, among them DGB Bundesvorstand (Trade Unions Main Office, Germany) from 2003-2007. Other agencies include W,H,S, Publicis, Zum Goldenen Hirschen, and Springer&Jacoby. Julia finished her apprenticeship as an Advertising Expert at Springer&Jacoby Advertising, Hamburg in 1993.
Julia also spent two years in Paris (1994-1996), where she gained journalistic experience in the ARD Studio Paris and as a correspondent for the Tagesspiegel and Handelsblatt.