Board & Staff


Julie Avins

Senior Staff Accountant

(941) 556-7136

What Julie Does at the Foundation

Julie’s responsibilities as the Senior Staff Accountant include reconciling multiple investment accounts, preparing and analyzing financial statements, processing donor gifts, issuing grant and administrative checks, working with department heads to review expenses as they relate to their budget, and provide detailed documentation for annual independent audit and tax returns.  Julie states that the best part about her job is physically seeing how philanthropic people are in the community when she issues all the grant checks.  It’s truly incredible.

When Julie’s Not Working

Julie enjoys spending time with her children, family and friends.  She is an avid volleyball player and also likes to play golf.  Most weekends she can be found at the beach soaking up the sun.

  • Year Julie joined CFSC: 2015
  • Born and raised in Michigan and moved to Florida when she was 13 – attended Riverview High School – go Rams!
  • Has 2 beautiful children that she is extremely proud of
  • Wants to spend a month or more traveling to tropical islands and Europe


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