AASCU Graduates: The Difference We Make

Julie Larson-Green

Julie Larson-Green

Graduation Year: 1986
Degree Earned: Business Administration
Institution: Western Washington University

Julie Larson-Green is the most powerful woman at Microsoft and has been called the most influential woman in technology. She’s been promoted twice in the past year first to her position at the helm of Microsoft Windows global to being in charge of all hardware devices, games, music and entertainment as part of the software company’s latest reorganization. Known for her communication skills and ability to work well with others (including those outside her own purview) around a common goal, Larson-Green led development teams for Windows 2007 and the new Windows 8 product launches.