Julia was born in Stratford and grew up in Drayton, Ontario where she currently resides.
Julia earned an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Waterloo and a Masters of Health Ethics degree from the Memorial University of Newfoundland. Julia then received her Juris Doctor from Dalhousie University in 2022, where she volunteered with the Pro Bono Wills Project to help create wills and advance care planning documents for members of the community. Julia articled with provincial government in Toronto before she was called to the bar in 2023.
In her spare time, Julia enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading novels, and exploring hiking and biking trails.