Julia graduated from Latrobe University with a Bachelor of Health Science and a Masters in Physiotherapy joining the team in 2013. Julia has a special interest in netball, basketball and soccer and is still playing netball herself in the Victorian Netball League at a high standard. Her personal experiences have given her an understanding of the frustration athletes encounter when they are sidelined due to injury. She has also worked on an international tour travelling to China with the Andrew Gaze All Star Basketball team as well as traveling with the Victorian Men’s Netball team to Nationals the past two years and now also the Victorian Under 17's women's side. She has also been working as a physiotherapist for the Youth side at Melbourne City Football Club.