Julie is an award-winning graphic designer and creative director with an eye for detail, color and a passion for creative collaboration. She inspires excellence in our creative team, crafting fully integrated, award-winning brand strategies and rich marketing campaigns. Before joining candid in 2009, Julie’s experience included several years in the architectural community, winning awards for a villa in the Dominican Republic, as well as various restaurants, spas, casinos and offices throughout Kansas City and beyond.
Julie holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from University of Missouri-Columbia with a minor in Art. She has also studied graphic design at the Master’s level at the Academy of Art in San Francisco.
Julie is an active member of the design community and volunteers her time with various organizations. When Julie’s creative juices aren’t flowing, she enjoys traveling and attending sporting events — particularly cheering on the Missouri Tigers. Julie and her husband Brian live in Overland Park.