Julie Cosgrove is the Chief Talent Officer at Affinity Plus. In this capacity, she leads strategic direction of the Human Resources and Learning and Development teams. Julie is focused on the experience of Affinity Plus employees, including talent management, development and training, diversity and inclusion, employee engagement, and total rewards and compensation. In September of 2015, Julie returned to Affinity Plus, having previously worked for the credit union from 2000-2012 and establishing herself as a leader in a variety of capacities. Julie was recognized in 2022 as one of the Women in Business honorees by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal, and was also a 2022 honoree for the Notable Women in Banking and Finance award by Twin Cities Business Magazine. Julie serves on the Board of Directors for Callahan & Associates and is an active volunteer for Make a Wish MN.