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Julie Herron Carson
Julie Herron Carson

Featured by The Atlanta Business Chronicle for seven consecutive years as one of Atlanta's most outstanding public relations professionals, Julie’s 30 years of expertise include media relations, newsletters, website writing, speechwriting and cause-related marketing. In addition to her public relations work, she is also a feature writer for The Piedmont Review and The Thirty-A Review magazines.


Julie served as the Atlanta Botanical Garden's marketing director for over a decade.  Prior to joining the Garden, she spent more than 13 years with some of the country's leading public relations agencies, as an account executive, account supervisor and vice president.


Julie graduated with honors, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Georgia.  She has been honored with the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America's Dyar Massey Award for chapter service, and was twice named an Outstanding Young Woman of America.