Julie lives in Boise with the love of her life, and their three children. As a Full-time lobbyist, Julie's daily life is filled with a lot potentially stressful situations impacting future generations at the Idaho Legislature. During a particularly stressful legislative session, Julie took her first yoga class and lost the anxiety she'd been carrying around for years. The experience was life changing. Since completing her first yoga teacher training, Julie has taught in local studios, community centers, and parks. Her deepest desire in life is to help others find a similar peace through yoga. As a self-proclaimed yoga evangelist, Julie hopes to one-day host a yoga day at the Idaho State Capitol. The goal, to have all parties come together with peaceful minds while making major legislative changes that impact all Idahoans. A graduate of Boise State University, Julie also holds the Yoga Alliance certification of RYT200, and is currently working towards her RYT500, specializing in yoga medicine.