JULIUS E. KIMBROUGH, JR. is the Executive Director of Crescent City Community Land Trust. Julius is a native New Orleanian who has worked in community development and finance for many years, both locally and in cities across the country.
Before joining CCCLT, Julius led the community development unit of Liberty Bank and Trust Company wherein he helped provide financing to many low-to-moderate income families and to many businesses and agencies that both employ and provide services to low-to-moderate income individuals. He has also worked as an urban planner and an economic research analyst. Julius holds master’s degrees in both Business Administration and Public Policy from the University of Chicago.
In addition to his work with Crescent City Schools, Mr. Kimbrough is a board member of the Institute of Mental Hygiene (which funds initiatives designed to foster positive mental health in New Orleans area youth) and the New Orleans Neighborhood Development Collaborative (a community development company focused on the revitalization of the Central City community in New Orleans). Finally, he is also an amateur African-American historian.