Julie, the mother of two, teaches at Monroe Community College in Rochester, N.Y.  and is poetry editor for miller's pond poetry magazine's web edition. 

When she's not poring over miller's pond submissions, she serves as the bulletin board service administrator for Moveo Angelus Literary Arts

She is the former coordinator of Poet's Theatre, a poetry reading series held in Hornell, N.Y.

As a member of Pennwriters, Inc., she currently serves as the Samples Table Coordinator for the 2002 Conference.

Her first chapbook, Needing Blue, was published by H&H Press in Nov. of 2001.