Julie joined the team in December of 2021. She moved to Chippewa Falls in June with her husband and dog, Bean. Julie has two college age kids that visit occasionally. Julie and her family moved from the Twin Cities where she worked as a substitute teacher and child study secretary. Before living in the Twin Cities, she grew up in Illinois where she received a degree in social work and a master’s in public policy from SIUE. Julie was a hospital social worker in the beginning of her career.