Julea’s multi-faceted career includes early years as a dance artist and educator, taking her from the east coast where she ran her own studio, to teaching at the School of the Alberta Ballet and Carleton University. Before finding her way to Propeller, Julea also worked with numerous arts and community organizations in marketing and communications as well as general management roles. She is proud to have contributed to several award winning strategic initiatives with the City of Ottawa – in arts, cultural and sustainability planning, and on resident-driven projects that made creative use of public space. Julea is a Ryerson Theatre School (Dance) grad and holds an MBA from uOttawa. 

Photo: Andrew Balfour