VP Public Policy
Julie Stitzel is Vice President of Policy for Digital Currency Group (DCG) where she advances strategic and long-term thinking on global bitcoin and crypto policy and regulation for DCG subsidiaries and portfolio companies. Julie joined DCG from Block where she led bitcoin and crypto policy efforts as Head of Bitcoin Policy for Cash App. Prior to her time at Block, Julie was Vice President of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness – leading the team’s efforts on digital assets, fintech, consumer finance, and access to capital for minority-owned businesses. Before joining the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Julie was the Senior Manager for Federal Advocacy and Policy for Etsy, directed a project at the Pew Charitable Trusts, and held positions at the Brookings Institution, the Ohio State Senate, and various nonprofit organizations. Julie is a graduate of Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and Ohio University.