We Are
To Impact

The Grounded team is small but powerful and growing. We have over 20 years of combined experience in the non-profit sector, working with leading global environmental organizations and foundations.

Our Advisors

Grounded maintains a strong relationship with our core group of incredible advisors. With these individuals we have the reach and impact of an organization many times our size.

We promise to talk less and do more
We promise to talk less and do more
We promise to talk less and do more
Julia Jackson - Founder
Julia Jackson

Julia Jackson is committed to bringing together the brightest minds and leading solutionists to foster greater collaboration, drive mass awareness and scale game-changing solutions to urgently address the climate crisis. In 2018, Julia founded Grounded.org, a philanthropic initiative that convenes scientists, policymakers, investors, executives, activists and front-line organizations to elevate solutions that create systemic change in order to stay below 1.5˚C in global temperature rise and ensure a livable planet.

Julia has dedicated herself to positively impacting our planet’s trajectory and has worked to forge strategic partnerships between leading climate-focused organizations such as One Earth, Sea Legacy, Amazon Frontlines, and many others. She has served as a featured speaker at leading climate events hosted by the United Nations and POLITICO, and has also appeared in top-tier media outlets, including Forbes, The Hill, NPR and The Washington Post.

Julia was recently honored by Travel + Leisure as a recipient of the publication’s 2019 Global Vision Award. She is a graduate of Scripps College in California.