Partner and Senior Engineer

As a valued Senior Engineer with Brendle Group, Julie puts her 17 years of engineering experience to work for clients ranging from local governments and utilities to schools, ski areas, and leading edge companies. Julie has led numerous energy and water efficiency projects and is known for her direct community involvement and facilitation experience, helping clients navigate complex issues while focusing on project implementation and performance monitoring.

Along with conducting over 100 on-site facility assessments and building commissioning projects, Julie has demonstrated success through her leadership in developing demand side management (DSM) programs targeting the small commercial sector. Her expertise is informed by hands-on experience facilitating integrated green commercial and residential building design, as well as operational and systematic sustainability strategies. Julie holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University, supplemented by Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation. As a recipient of the Governor’s Pollution Prevention Advisory Board Award and named Rocky Mountain Association of Energy Engineers’ Energy Engineer of the Year, Julie focuses on collaboration to keep sustainability accessible and rewarding for her clients.