Julie, who also graduated from Claremont, has been a Registered Veterinary Technologist since 1985. She is the mother of Daniel (currently studying at the University of Alberta), 2 cats (Tux and Khloe,) and a dog (Charley). She also helps on the hobby farm with the sheep and chickens as well as being a leader and volunteer in 4-H. Her warm and compassionate nature shows in the nursing care she lavishes on her patients. Her skills and education are put to work assisting in anaesthesia, dentistry, and surgery, and performing all in-house laboratory procedures.