Julie Laurel

Julie Laurel, Senior Researcher, Excelencia in Education

Julie Laurel

Senior Researcher

Julie Laurel is the Senior Researcher at Excelencia. She conducts research and data analysis on topics related to Latinos in higher education and assists with writing reports, briefs, concept papers, presentations, and other content to inform public policy and institutional practice. She brings more than 33 years of experience at the U.S. Department of Education (ED) focusing on higher education. Prior to her work at Excelencia, Julie was the Director of Student Program Development for the Federal TRIO programs at ED.