GLATA Influential Individuals Project
A Brief Snapshot...
Julie received her Bachelor’s degree in PE and Athletic Training from Springfield College, her Master of Science Degree in Exercise Science from Northern Michigan University, and her Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of Phoenix
Several committees she is involved with include the NMU Faculty Athletics Representative to the NCAA, Management Council and Executive Committee of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference, and the Executive Committee of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association
Julie has also been the recipient of the NMU Excellence in Teaching Award, the MATS Distinguished Athletic Trainers Award, and the GLATA Golden Pinnacle Award.
Julie is the founder and advisor for the Northern Michigan University Student Athletic Trainers Organization (SATO).
Her contribution to Our Profession
Julie is very active in the athletic training community, from teaching courses, giving professional and public presentations, serving on many athletic training committees, and supervises undergraduate student research
She is also a site visitor for ATEP programs seeking CAATE accreditation
“Julie serves as not only an athletic trainer and a program director at NMU, but she also serves as a mentor and a confidant to her students and athletes. She has sacrificed much of her time over her career traveling all over the country to different conferences in order to continue expanding her network and knowledge”
-Halie Marmalick, NMU ATS