Julie Nattis is senior director of Waveguide’s marketing, business development and communications operations, which she leads from Portland, Oregon. Before joining Waveguide in 2005, she worked in former U.S. President Jimmy Carter’s Office of Public Information at The Carter Center. In early 2022, Julie was promoted to serve as director of communications at Waveguide’s parent company, Compass Group USA, before returning to us in her current position in 2023.

Julie oversees Waveguide’s marketing, branding and communications initiatives, as well as new business activities supporting each product and service line.


What Floats My Boat

My family; writing; distance running for causes I care about; visiting client sites to see where the innovation rubber meets the long and winding road; and live music

Why I Surf with Waveguide

Because I love working with passionate people on work that matters, and because there’s no better place to develop innovations that solve real problems