Julie began her dance training at the age of five in southwest Louisiana. She has received training in ballet, jazz, modern, lyrical, hip-hop, and contemporary over the past 20+ years. Julie has been filmed for music videos and for the MTV show “Made”. She has performed in venues throughout South Florida and Southwest Louisiana. She has danced professionally with Impulsik contemporary company in South Florida and locally as a ULL Ragin’ Jazz dance team member. She has choreographed for dance teams in Sulphur, LA and is a guest instructor at Katy Kress Dance Revolution. Choreographer Clare Cook cast Julie in the collaborative project “Firebird” with the Acadiana Symphony. She has been teaching adults contemporary dance for the last 3 years and has been with Basin Arts since its opening in 2016. Julie received her master’s degree in the field of Occupational Therapy (OT) and currently works with both children and adults.