Senior Director, Market Strengthening
Julie Ipe is the Senior Director for Market Strengthening at the Clean Cooking Alliance (CCA). She co-leads CCA's market development program, with a focus on activities related to behavior change, gender, policy, and market intelligence. She previously oversaw CCA’s behavior change communication program, which included consumer-facing mass media and community-based communication campaigns that reached over 40 million people. Julie came to CCA from the Energy and Climate team at the United Nations Foundation. Earlier in her career, she worked as a consultant specialized in NGO management and strategy. Before that, she worked at TIG Global, a digital marketing agency, where she executed advertising campaigns for the travel industry. She also spent a year teaching English in Turkey. Julie holds a master’s degree in International Economic Policy from American University’s School of International Service and graduated with honors from Ohio State University.