Julia takes classes and performs at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. She is currently in the Advanced Study Improv program at the UCBT.

Her past teachers include: Mike Still, Brandon Gardner, Doug Moe, Frank Garcia-Hejl, Jackie Jennings, Lydia Hensler, Nicole Drespel, and Ben Rameaka.

She has formed in improv festivals across the country including Del Close Marathon, the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, and the St. Louis Improv Festival.

Julia served as president and rehearsal captain of Suspicious of Whistlers, Washington University in St. Louis's long-form improv troupe.