Julie has over 20 years of coaching experience in NCAA Division I, II, and NAIA. Her dedication to cultivating inclusive atmospheres in collegiate athletics has been evident through her service as an Assistant Athletic Director and Diversity & Inclusion Officer at past universities and colleges. Julie earned a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Portland, a Master of Business Administration from American Public University and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at Northcentral University. Julie currently serves as an assistant coach for the Men’s National Sitting Team and serves as the athlete development coach for the Sitting Volleyball National Team Development Program.