Julies interest for helping animals was sparked during a summer working at a rehabilitation center for wild animals. She attended Algonquin College in Ottawa for Veterinary Technician and graduated in 2010. To further her education she attended Northern College for a third year to graduate with an Advanced diploma specializing in Wildlife Rehabilitation.
She spends her spare time with her husband and 2 dogs. Her dogs Bailey and Paisley keep her busy walking and hiking the local trails. Her and her husband recently moved here and have fallen in love with the area.