Julie joined the Physical Therapy staff in 2016 and the Office of Research in 2017. Her primary responsibilities are faculty support, conference planning, marketing support, and budget management. She has worked at UK for 14 years and has also worked in the public library system. Julie received her M.A. degree in Social Psychology from the University of Minnesota and a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Kentucky. Her past projects have been health-related, and she supports fitness and wellness initiatives professionally and personally.
Julie is from central Kentucky originally, and in her spare time she enjoys reading, outdoor activities, UK basketball, travel and genealogy. She and her family enjoy their adoptive and foster pets.