JULIE HARRIS of Arkansas
Director, Region 3
Adviser, Achievement Awards Committee
Julie Harris was elected NFRW secretary at the 38th Biennial Convention in Phoenix and took office in January 2016. She is the director of NFRW Region 3, which includes Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota.
Julie served as president of the Arkansas Federation of Republican Women (AFRW) from June 2010 - July 2012. Previously, she served as AFRW treasurer and two terms as a local club president. Currently she serves as 1st vice president of the Washington County Republican Committee.
Julie has served as district committeewoman, state committeewoman, delegate to district and state conventions, and delegate to the 2008 and 2012 RNC conventions. In 2012 she served on the RNC Platform Committee. She has volunteered for and worked on many campaigns since 2004. She has been a campaign manager for candidates ranging from justice of the peace and state representative to U.S. senator. During the 2014 election, Julie was an Arkansas field director for Women Speak Out, a project of Susan B. Anthony.
Julie has served on three committees for the National Federation of Republican Women. From 2010-2011, she served on the Public Relations Committee, from 2012-2013 she served on the Legislative Committee, and from 2014-2015 she served as chairman of the Achievement Awards Committee.
Julie and her husband, Jonathan, have five children and one grandchild. They live in Springdale, Arkansas, where they are owners of Harris Finishing and co-owners of New Century Counter Tops and Tile.