Juli Metzger is principal owner of The JMetzger Group, a content marketing company, and is an instructor of journalism at Ball State University. Previously, she was Executive Editor for Digital at the Indianapolis Star from 2009-2011. From 2005-2009, she was President & Publisher of The Star Press. She and her husband, John, own a boutique content marketing agency, specializing in niche publications and social media management. The JMetzger Group works with clients like the New Castle Chamber of Commerce, Meridian Health Services, Ontario Systems, Muncie Power Products and EPIC Escape Muncie.
Juli is immediate past president for the Boys & Girls Club of Muncie and is board vice president of Project Leadership, a mentoring program designed to get students to and through college or post-secondary education. She is a former member of the Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce.
In 2015, the Ball Brothers Foundation named her recipient of the John and Janice Fisher Governance Award. In 2016, she was an Entrepreneurial Institute Fellow at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. Last fall, Women In Business Unlimited awarded her the Athena Leadership Award.
Juli and her husband have two children, a junior at Yorktown High School and a junior at Ball State University.