Julie has forty years of experience in the theater and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts. She has taken voice training to enhance facility with character range and vocal placement. Private classes with Jim Conlan gave her technical training for commercial and industrial work. She has been interested in character voices and accents since childhood when she and her siblings would mimic or create their own.
Julie is a native Texan but studied German for four years. Besides German she has common and posh British accents as well as country yokel (Somerset Levels). She has done recordings with Irish, Southern, Bronx, Slavic and thick Texas accents.