CoB Profile

Julie Willems-Espinoza

Associate Director,Logistics Center

Center for Logistics Education and Research

Phone: 940.369.8442

Office: BLB 150G



Julie currently serves as the UNT College of Business’ Associate Director of the Logistics Center for Education and Research. She began her career at UNT in 2005, and her primary role involves managing the Center’s Board of Directors, Executive Education program, and special events such as Quarterly Breakfast Seminars. She also coordinates the Center’s scholarships, marketing efforts, and grants. She will hold a pivotal role in managing projects related to the new Logistics Research Cluster. Prior to UNT, Julie spent over 14 years of success in technology sales, selling high-end software and hardware solutions as a manufacturer and territory sales executive. She experienced a career highlight of selling 5,000 printers to an account in one month, which was over $2,000,000, and resulted in winning the top sales award for the year. Julie is originally from the Panhandle of Texas, but spent eight years living in Norway as an “oil brat”. She graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in marketing, and lived in both California and Colorado post-graduation. She has resided in the Metroplex since 1998, and enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys.