Julia Andersen was born and raised in London, Ontario, before moving to Kingston to attend the Concurrent Education program at Queen’s University. Julia completed her Honours Bachelor of Arts in History before completing her Bachelor of Education in 2022. Julia developed a strong interest in Canadian history, media studies, and English literature during her studies. Julia is also excited to begin working on her Master of Education at Queen’s University this fall, focusing her research on social issues within schools.
During her time at Queen’s, Julia participated in a wide variety of extracurricular activities and student governments. She gained many valuable skills and experiences working as an Orientation Week executive, camp director, and Concurrent Education Student Association President. Julia is passionate about student voice and leadership and is excited to bring her experiences in student government and leadership to Leahurst!
In her free time, Julia enjoys hiking, baking, and crafting.