Julie C. Norris
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Julie C. Norris

Senior Client Partner, Board & CEO and Legal Services Practices

Julie Norris is a Senior Client Partner in the Boston Office and a member of the Board & CEO and Legal Services Practices. Julie specializes in the recruitment and leadership development of board directors and general counsels. 

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Julie was a Partner with another global search firm in their Board and Technology Practices. Since 2005, she has worked closely with boards and general counsels to recruit the next generation of leaders across a wide range of industries and geographies.

Earlier in her career Julie gained management experience as a Senior Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company, serving life sciences, technology and financial services clients. She gained executive experience as Vice President of Product Development with CareScout, a privately held healthcare services company that was ultimately acquired by Genworth. Julie began her career as a Mergers and Acquisitions Financial Analyst with Wasserstein Perella.

Throughout her career, Julie has worked closely with boards, CEOs, and senior executives to develop high performance teams, build new businesses, and turn around underperforming operations.

Julie regularly serves as a panelist for corporate governance programs with Harvard Law School, Harvard Business School, MIT, Stanford and other organizations. She also helped develop an annual Executive Education program on Corporate Governance with Wharton.

Julie holds an A.B. in economics, magna cum laude, from Harvard College, a J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School, and an M.B.A., with distinction, from Harvard Business School.