Julia graduated from Bismarck High School in 1987. She was active in basketball and cheerleading, and she was a member of Beta Club, FHA, and FFA. She loved cheering for her Bismarck Lions back then and is still proud to do it today.
Degrees and Certifications:
- Julia graduated from Henderson State University in 1991 with her bachelor's degree in Elementary Education with an emphasis on early childhood.
- She graduated from Southern Arkansas University in 2014 with her master's degree as a Library Media Specialist.
- Julia continued her educational journey by going through the National Board certification process. She is now a National Board Certified Teacher in the area of Library Media/Early Childhood through Young Adult.