Director of Spirituality, Canyon Ranch in Tucson
She began her career at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health. After completing a BA in rhetoric and communications at University at Albany (SUNY), she received her Master of Divinity degree from the University of Spiritual Healing and Sufism (USHS), with a focus in spiritual counseling and ministry. She has a passion for peacemaking and conflict resolution and is a certified mediator.
Julie communicates complex concepts in ways that are readily understandable. She is particularly interested in the relationship between healing and spirituality, and firmly believes that all of the trials we go through in life are opportunities to strengthen our faith.
As Spiritual Programs Director at Canyon Ranch in Tucson, Julie creates a safe environment and meaningful experience through personal sessions, including Spiritual Dialogue, Soul Journey, Rite of Passage and Sacred Body. She is a frequent guest speaker for various groups, and loves incorporating storytelling, poetry and humor into her speaking engagements.