Julie has been teaching at Columbia Gorge Community College since 2005. She has taught for the ESOL Department as well as in the Pre-College and Reading Departments. Currently she is teaching Reading, Math and the GED Lab in Hood River. She has a language background in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese, and 15 years of experience in literacy instruction. She has also had experience teaching reading and ESOL to students of all ages as well as experience training reading teachers.


Portland State University
Master of Arts in Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)/Applied Linguistics, 2005

Lewis and Clark College
Bachelor of Arts in History, 1983