Julianne has a BA in English and Creative Writing from San Francisco State University as well as an MFA in English and Creative Writing from Mills College where she was founding poetry editor of 580 Split, the graduate literary magazine of Mills College. Julianne also holds a credential from San Francisco State University for teaching College Level Composition. Julianne is a nationally published poet and spent five years serving as poetry editor for Rainbow Curve, a literary magazine out of Las Vegas.
Currently, Julianne lives on five acres of deep redwood forest in the Santa Cruz Mountains with her family where she raises goats, ducks and chickens. You can often find Julianne wandering the trails and beaches of Santa Cruz County with her camera looking for moments of interest, beauty and gratitude.