Julia Reticker-Flynn is the Director of Youth Organizing & Mobilization at Advocates for Youth where she oversees a team of talented organizers, visionaries, and activists boldly championing young people’s sexual health and rights. She is deeply invested in driving campaigns that employ culture shift, policy advocacy, and grassroots mobilization to create change at a local, state, and national level. Since starting at Advocates in 2010 she has trained over eight thousand young people on grassroots organizing skills, mobilized tens of thousands to take action on federal policy initiatives to protect young people’s sexual health and rights, and launched the groundbreaking 1 in 3 campaign to destigmatize abortion and promote access to abortion services. Julia served on the Board of Directors of Nursing Students for Choice for five years. She earned a Masters in Public Administration from George Washington’s Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.