​Julie Thomas,  Current Class Member

Regional Development Manager, Make-A-Wish Idaho

Briefly describe your responsibilities:  I am the only staff to represent Southeast Idaho as our home office is located in Boise.  I work directly with wish families, recruit volunteers, fund-raise in multiple capacities, medical outreach, process new referrals, guest speaker and I always proudly advocate our mission.

What do you consider your highest responsibility, skill or career achievement so far?:  For over 13 years I have helped change the lives of local wish children (children with life-threatening medical conditions) and their families by granting the child's most heartfelt wish.  I have been an intricate part of fundraising, raising over a million dollars for our chapter.

Organizations/Activities/Community Involvement:  Leadership Pocatello-Chubbuck

Why do you want to participate in, and what do you hope to gain from Leadership Pocatello-Chubbuck?:

Networking and getting to know members in our community as well as them learning about the Mission of Make-A-Wish. 

Contact info:  jthomas@idaho.wish.org

Leadership Pocatello-Chubbuck is a committee of the Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce.

Leadership Pocatello-Chubbuck is a civic minded organization sponsored by the

Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce

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