Julie Smolich

Julie Smolich, MBA

Senior Vice President, Provider Services


Julie Smolich is the Senior Vice President of Provider Services at Be The Match BioTherapies® and the National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP)/Be The Match®. She provides leadership and strategic direction to the teams focused on product and service delivery to commercial entities leveraging the NMDP/Be The Match’s vast capabilities as well as transplant center customers and partners.

Julie is responsible for identifying and understanding market and customer needs and translating that into the development and implementation of new and/or improved services and solutions that will ultimately help more patients who may benefit from emerging cell and gene therapies or transplantation.

She has extensive and varied experience in leadership roles, product/portfolio management, new product development, strategic planning, and process development and improvement.

Prior to joining Be The Match BioTherapies and the NMDP/Be The Match in 2017, Julie spent 16 years at Capella Education Company where she held several leadership positions. Most recently, she was the Vice President and General Manager of a multi-million dollar business unit where she led the innovation of a ground-breaking academic delivery model called FlexPath. Earlier in her career, she worked in the financial services industry at Piper Jaffray and Ernst & Young.

Julie earned her Master of Business Administration from Capella University and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from St. Cloud State University.