Julie began at the Surgery Center of South Bay over thirty years ago as a Certified Surgical Technologist in the Operating Room. She has taken on many aspects of the facility including maintenance, Safety and Credentialing. By overseeing many Accreditation surveys and studies, Quality Improvement remains her focus to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients. She is a member of the Disaster Coalition Advisory Committee; a part of the Emergency Medical Services Agency of Los Angeles County. She represents the Ambulatory Surgical centers, which may provide care in the event of a county wide disaster.
Julie took on the Center Director position at the end of 2013 and is dedicated to making the Center a positive experience for the staff, physicians and especially the patients and their families.
Julie is married with three children and one grandchild and loves spending her free time with them. Although a California native, travel has always been a top priority for her, as well as community service and efforts to improve the environment.