During high school, Julia’s goal was to strike a balance between working hard and spending time with family and friends. As a member of National Honor Society, Julia performed many hours of community service for Habitat for Humanity and The Cooper Trooper Foundation, which raises money for childhood cancer. Following her personal passion for writing, she joined the Brentwood Voice, where she was the News editor. In this capacity she published three articles per issue and edited numerous articles written by peers. She joined the Quill and Scroll Society her senior year. Although officially undeclared, Julia is devoted to the acquisition of knowledge and cannot wait to discover where her journey at Samford will lead.