Julia Boas has joined Roanoke Outside as events manager. She will handle logistics and planning for brand building events such as the Blue Ridge Marathon, Radical Reels Film Festival, and GO Outside Festival. She will also represent Roanoke at events regionally and nationally, promoting the city as an outdoor tourism destination.
Julia has worked in the outdoor industry for almost a decade with experience guiding adventure excursions, planning outdoor related events, promoting, management and customer service.
She comes to the partnership from Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing where she served, most recently, as the director of operations. She spent most of her years there as the Director of Programs, focusing on marketing, group coordination and activity logistics.
Julia moved to the region nine years ago after graduating from The University of South Carolina with a degree in journalism and public relations.