Before joining FGR in May of 2016, Julia worked for U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer in Los Angeles assisting the legislative correspondence department and field operations. Prior to joining Senator Boxer’s staff, Julia was the outreach coordinator for a San Francisco ballot measure to revitalize the abandoned Pier 70 ship yard, creating community access to the water front, affordable housing and new businesses. Julia also served as a legislative intern for Congressman Adam Schiff in California and Washington, DC. Julia is a California native and received her B.A. in History from the University of the Pacific.