Juli is a longtime member of the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Folksong Society. She is also the Chair of the Odyssey Music Program for PFS. Established in 1974 Odyssey presents folk and world music programs in underserved schools in the Philadelphia area.
Currently a middles school teacher by day, Juli is an award winning television producer who turned her hand to a different kind of production in 2005 to chair the Friends of Festival VIP program at the Philadelphia Folk Festival. Friends of Festival provides a very comfortable Fest experience by providing reserved parking and camping areas, onstage seating, gourmet lunches and more for more than 200 attendees. A portion of the Friends ticket price goes directly to funding the Odyssey Program.