(Nominated by Staci Vincent and Lou DeVincentis of Orange City School District Communications Department)
Julie was both the Branch Manager/Head Librarian of the Orange Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library and an officer with the Kiwanis Club of Lander Circle. For the past nine years, she has gone above and beyond in developing greater relationships between these two organizations and the Orange Schools. Relationships that have really strengthened our partnerships. Julie doesn’t just complete tasks. She does it all with a clear passion and dedication to the students, staff and families of the Orange Schools. Julie is reliable, organized, trustworthy, kind, helpful, cheerful, humble, even-tempered, positive and incredibly hard-working. She personifies Orange Schools’ vision of “learning, leading, and making a difference.” She exemplifies the title of "Friend of Education."