Julie Strauss, PHR, SHRM-CP
Vice President & Director of Human Resources
Julie joined Kanaly Trust in 2013 as Vice President and Director of Human Resources. She is responsible for the business planning and execution of the day-to-day operations of employee relations, recruitment, benefits, performance management and compensation. She is the Chairperson for the Kanaly Employees’ Salary Deferral Plan committee.
Julie graduated with a Bachelors of Business Management from Texas A&M University. She has her Professional Human Resources certification and SHRM-Certified Professional designation.
Prior to joining Kanaly, Julie was a Human Resources Manager for UHY Advisors for Houston and Dallas locations. She focused on recruiting, performance management, employee relations and compensation. Earlier in her career, she gained experience with resource management and training and development with PricewaterhouseCoopers and Ernst and Young.
Julie is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management National Chapter. She is also a member of the local chapter, HR Houston organization. She is an active member of the community and continues to support several organizations such as acting as a Board Member of Literacy Advance of Houston. She was previously a Team Leader for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Houston, where she helped raise over $30,000 for this great cause.