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Julianna Simpson


As Controller, Julianna plays a strategic role in Harris’ success. She oversees all financial-related activities, including accounting, payroll, financial reporting, human resources, and manages the forecasting and budgeting processes. Julianna evaluates and advises on financial implications of Harris business activities and objectives, and makes recommendations to enhance the firm’s fiscal performance.

Julianna’s strong accounting background—spanning almost two decades—is key to her successful efforts to bolster Harris’ continued growth as a sound, community-centered, and forward-thinking firm. She has served as accounting manager for companies in sectors as diverse as construction/special trades, education, and healthcare, enabling her to apply unique insights to fiscal strategy and planning and to her advisory role with partners and clients. She enjoys implementing new policies and procedures and checks and balances that help clients streamline their business operations, increase revenue, and create a more rewarding workplace. Julianna also has a natural gift for conflict resolution that she puts to use bridging communication gaps and leading teams to a unified perspective of common goals.

Julianna’s knack for mediation may stem from being a devoted mom. Family is her first passion—she and her husband Nate are raising two amazing children. She frequently volunteers at their schools and can often be found cheering them on at their many sports activities. Julianna plays piano and loves to craft, and cannot abide walking on grass barefoot.

Favorite Quote:
“Mistakes are for learning.” -Unknown