Julie Tompkins is a Senior Consultant at Premier Quantitative Consulting, Inc. and also is the Chair of our Board of Directors. Prior to assuming her managerial oversight responsibilities in June 2014, Ms. Tompkins was a successful entrepreneur who ran her own small performing arts business. Previously, she served as the director of the Resident Artist and Studio Artist programs at Orlando Opera, with managerial oversight of program participants.  Ms. Tompkins is passionate about research and analysis, with a particular focus on issues facing business owners and entrepreneurs active in the Performing Arts sector.

Ms. Tompkins currently provides strategic input and guidance for PQC, Inc., with a particular focus on marketing and outreach.  Ms. Tompkins obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Piano Performance from Stetson University and subsequently obtained her Masters of Music and Graduate Diploma in Collaborative Piano from the New England Conservatory of Music.