Julie was the Director of General Studies degree program and an instructor for the Organizational Leadership Studies degree program at IPFW/PFW. She retired after nearly 40 years summer 2019. Julie graduated from Indiana University with an Ed.D. and from Drake University with a BSE/MSE. Julie has been a part of the Auburn Arts Council, Tri Kappa, the Scholarship Committee and currently the Grant Committee of the Community Foundation of DeKalb County as well as a founding member of Mother Goose on-the-Loose. Her board experience includes: Butler Public Library, DeKalb Leadership, Children First Center, and the United Way. She and her husband Larry have two children, Karen and Steve Case and Gail Hook, as well as two grandchildren, Colton and Ella Case and two grandpuppies, Moe Hook and Chloe Case.