Julie Anne McNary, EdM

Director of Development US, INSEAD
Since May 2016, Julie Anne McNary has served as director of development, United States, for INSEAD, a world-renowned business school with campuses in Fontainebleau, Singapore, and Abu Dhabi. From 2011 to taking on her present role, she worked as a philanthropy consultant at a variety of nonprofit organizations in Silicon Valley, Washington, DC, New England, and Martha's Vineyard, where she also served briefly as the executive director of the Permanent Endowment for Martha's Vineyard. From 1998-2011, she worked in fundraising and development roles at various schools within Harvard University and at Wellesley College. She received her undergraduate degree in English language and literature from Wellesley College, her master's degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and a master of arts in British-American literature and creative writing from the University of Utah. In 2011, she was the recipient of the James E. Conway Excellence in Teaching Writing Award at Harvard Extension School, where she has been grateful to serve as a writing instructor for over fifteen years.


  • EdM Harvard Graduate School of Education