Julie obtained her bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University studying Industrial and Organizational Psychology with a minor in Human Resource Management. Julie has twenty years of human resource experience, with the bulk of her career spent in employee relations management at a large nationwide men’s retailer. More recently she served as an HR consultant to a portfolio of smaller companies. She received her PHRca certification from the Human Resource Certification Institute. During her free time, she is an avid interior decorator and enjoys gardening, wine tasting and spending time with her family.