A recipient of the Presidential Scholar in The Arts, she trained in acting at The Maggie Flanigan Studio in New York City, and has a BFA in drama from The Juilliard School. She has served as an acting teacher at Yale University, Rutgers University, University of Hawai’i, Queen Emma Ballet, The Juilliard Drama Outreach Program at Snow College,. She has directed and taught for The American Conservatory Theater’s Graduate Acting Program.
Her acting work includes: Timon of Athens (Off-Broadway at Theater For A New Audience & regionally at The Shakespeare Theater Company), That Beautiful Laugh (Off-Broadway at La MaMa Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Shakespeare Theater Company in D.C. and The Macau Arts Festival in China).
Julia may also be recognized from her roles in Disney+ show Doogie Kamealoha M.D. and CBS’s Magnum P.I.