Graphic Designer

Julie has been designing and print managing all service award brochures and sales and marketing materials for AC for over 20 years. She works with the sales department and customer care team to create custom catalogs for our many customers and their employees.

In 1985, she graduated from Millikin University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. Soon after, she joined with Lenox Awards in St. Charles, IL to be later relocated to the NJ office to assist start up of the design department there. Julie learned how to layout all print materials by hand before the age of desktop publishing! Now after 28 years in the business, she is proficient in all Adobe Design software.

When Julie isn’t working at Award Concepts she is caring for the many animals on their family farm. (currently has 3 horses, 2 dogs, sheep, calves and 1 goat) She enjoys helping at her local church, gardening, horseback riding, taking long walks, and bike riding.

She has been married for over 25 years to husband Karl and they have 2 children ages 17 and 21. They are also very involved with the family farming business and farm animal management.