Julia received a B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Education from Saint Michael’s College in Vermont. She then moved across the country to Sacramento, where she served two terms with AmeriCorps and worked with various education nonprofits to provide tutoring, literacy intervention, and mentorship to students. She also spent a sunny summer as a counselor with EDMO. In her spare time she loves kayaking, traveling, and backpacking through the Sierras.