Julie Gehrki serves as Director of the Walmart Foundation. Prior to joining the Walmart Foundation in 2008, Gehrki worked in the nonprofit community on issues of anti-racism, homelessness and community revitalization. She has also conducted program evaluation in Kenya and Tanzania. Gehrki received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religion from Rhodes College and a Master of Public Service Degree from the Clinton School of Public Service. She was also a Jane Addams-Andrew Carnegie Fellow at Indiana Universityâ€™s School of Philanthropy.