Julie Stacy has worked with children most of her life. She grew up on a summer day camp owned by her family and worked during her teenage years as a counselor and instructor. After graduating from Ohio Northern University, with a BA in education, she taught 3rd and 4th grade. She received a M. Ed. at Kennesaw State University and taught English As A Second Language in Cobb County and tutored all aged children at Sylvan Learning Center. While raising her children, she taught preschool for many years in a church setting. She is married to her college sweetheart, Tim, who works as the director of Pharmacy at Children’s Health Care of Atlanta and together they have 3 children. Their family worships at North Point Community Church in Alpharetta.