Julie Watson, the youngest of four, grew up on a farm in north central Illinois. She attended college at Illinois State University where she received her Bachelor's degree in Accounting and Business Administration. She has four children: Jeremy, attended LuHi 2000-2003, graduated 2004 from Springfield High; Melissa Bringuet, 2006 LuHi alum; Tyler, 2008 LuHi alum; and Caitlin 2010 LuHi Alum. She currently has three grandchildren: Laina, Grayson, and Frankie. Julie enjoys singing, playing the piano, reading, and spending time with her family. Julie has worked at Lutheran High since 2009.