Julie joined RU in August 2013 as the Coordinator of Substance Abuse and Violence Education Support services. Her primary role is to provide educational programming and support and advocacy services to students on issues of substance abuse and violence. She supervises the RU Aware alcohol and other drug intervention program. She also coordinates the Step Up! Bystander Intervention training program and LiveWell social norming media campaign.
Julie received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology (2006) and her Master of Arts in Professional Counseling (2008) from Central Michigan University. Julie has also worked at Central Michigan University as the Associate Coordinator of Sexual Aggression Services and Sexual Aggression Dedicated Counselor.