Director of Community Engagement
University of Northern Iowa
Dr. Julianne Gassman is the Director of Community Engagement and Associate Professor in the Division of Leisure, Youth and Human Services at the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). She also serves as the Campus Executive Director of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance. Dr. Gassman has taught in the area of nonprofit management for the past twenty-two years and is the author/co-author of numerous books and publications in the area of nonprofit management, youth development and service-learning. Her research interests include service-learning with a focus on forming mutually beneficial partnerships, community engagement, nonprofit management and student loan debt. Julianne spends her free time with her husband and four children and enjoys cycling, golfing and traveling.