Julie is a spiritual director, speaker and freelance writer. She has worked at parishes and at the Archdioceses of San Francisco and Indianapolis, and presently leads retreats at Fatima Retreat Center in Indianapolis. She enjoys doing monologue performances of the saints, including the Woman at the Well, St. Paul, St. Teresa of Avila and St. Ignatius. Julie has a Masters degree in Religion in Society from the Graduate Theological Union in Berekely and is trained to give the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. She lives in Carmel, Indiana with her family and is a regular contributor to CatholicMom.com.