Julie Averill

Chief Technology Officer at lululemon

Julie Averill is the Chief Technology Officer at lululemon athletica inc., an athletic apparel company. Ms. Averill joined lululemon in 2017 and has played a critical role in leveraging innovative technology to transform lululemon’s retail business and enhance guest experiences. Prior to joining lululemon, Ms. Averill served as REI’s first-ever Chief Information Officer, and spent over a decade at Nordstrom, where she held several key positions on the company’s IT leadership team. Ms. Averill earned her MBA from the University of Washington, and a BA in computer science from Seattle Pacific University. She serves on several non-profit STEM boards and education advisory roles, working to educate and provide access to careers in technology. Ms. Averill is also a mother of three teenagers and enjoys pilates, yoga, competitive sports and spending time with her family in the Puget Sound area.


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  • Chief Technology Officer

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