Julia Bernstein has a passion for using technology to improve the health care system for all stakeholders. As a Vice President of Strategy & Development at Beacon Health Options, she harnesses that passion in developing Beacon's relationships with health plans, counties and state agencies on the West Coast.
Prior to joining Beacon, Julia served as the Vice President for Business Development at the Institute on Aging, a San Francisco-based provider of services for older adults and adults with disabilities. Julia was an early employee at Ginger.io, the digital mental health platform, where she led strategy and business development efforts. Julia started her career as a consultant in McKinsey & Co.’s Boston office. She also worked for the e-commerce start-up, Citrus Lane.
Julia received her AB from Dartmouth College and her MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She is a frequent speaker and writer on the evolving health care landscape, and is active in the San Francisco digital health community.