Julie retired in 2018 as an NHS Director of Workforce & Development after 25 years’ service. She has over 42 years’ experience within the HR & Training profession, across a range of sectors, all within Staffordshire.

Julie has been an active volunteer Leader with Girlguiding Staffordshire for over 40 years with 7 years spent as Assistant County Commissioner supporting and providing fun activities and development for girls and young women. She is also trustee with two other charities which support children and young people. Any spare time is spent exploring arts and crafts.