Julia is a founding member and the Artistic Director of the Canadian Chamber Choir. She directed the CCC’s Juno-nominated 2015 release Sacred Reflections – A Canadian Mass. Julia has led workshops and master classes for choirs and conductors throughout Canada and the US. Julia is the Stephen J. Hendrickson Professor and Director of Choral Activities at North Park University, Chicago. Julia is co-author with Stephen LaTour of “Vocal Technique – A Guide for Conductors, Teachers, and Singers” published by Waveland Press. Julia is the Music Director of the North Shore Choral Society and also serves as Director of Music Ministries at Trinity United Methodist Church, Willamette.