Julie Petrich
Planner/Public Involvement Project Manager

Julie brings to Foresight over sixteen years of experience in transportation planning, public involvement, environmental approvals, land acquisitions, and government relations. Through her broad experience in transportation, she has developed an understanding of the full process of project development from concept to concrete. She has worked in both the private and public sectors, from the local level to the Office of the Governor, and has expertise in navigating the various channels often associated with large, complex transportation projects.


One of Julie’s greatest strengths is her ability to see the “big picture” and discern the proper path to achieve the desired end. Whether working alone or as part of a large team, she is able to identify and manage the processes needed to deliver results in the most expeditious manner possible while meeting all project goals. Julie is skilled at developing relationships with clients and peers and understands the importance of earning trust with stakeholders.  While she has the gift of vision, Julie also knows the importance of organization and attention to detail.


Julie has lived most of her life in the Austin area and has spent her entire career in one of the fastest-growing regions in the country. She holds a bachelor’s degree in government from the University of Texas.