Julia started at St. Mary’s as an intern during her Master’s program in 2018. She is now the coordinator for the Teen Parent Program throughout District 214 and a maternity counselor. Julia has always worked with children and families, and her passion is to empower and educate young parents. She also coordinates outreach for St. Mary’s, to build connections throughout our surrounding communities. Before coming to St. Mary’s, she worked for Northwest Compass helping the homeless population with housing. Julia received her Bachelor of Science from Elmhurst College and her Master of Social Work from Aurora University.