Whittier College - B.A.
University of Phoenix - M.Ed.
Julie began her career in education as a middle school teacher in her hometown of Los Angeles, California. She moved to Japan where she taught for over 12 years, most recently in early childhood at an American school in Tokyo. Julie will begin her third year at Dawson, as will her son who is a Dawson Bear. In her free time, she enjoys photography, watching baseball (go, Dodgers!), hiking, and spending time with her husband, son, and pets.