Julie received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Educational Interpreting and Master of Science Degree in Deaf Education from Idaho State University. She is a Nationally Certified Sign Language Interpreter. Julie is a full time Professor in the Sign Language Studies/Interpreting Program at Idaho State University, and thoroughly enjoys the opportunity to teach American Sign Language at CWI. She particularly enjoys the area of helping students find semantically equivalent terms in ASL and English, and the area of vocabulary development in both languages. Julie enjoys reading, cooking and is an avid movie buff!