Julia Perkins

High School Director

"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference." - Robert Frost

Area of Expertise: College! College Prep. College Guidance. College Success.  

Dream destination: Before I die, I want to visit all of the fifty nifty United States. (Only 32 to go!)

Education: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Soundtrack of my life: Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstong//More Than a Dream

Guilty pleasures: COFFEE, Flaming Hot Cheetos, and Broadway Musicals.

Hobbies: Taking spontaneous adventures, cooking on a budget, dancing until my legs feel numb, and attempting to solve crossword puzzles.

Why I care about making breakthroughs happen:  My own experience growing up in socioeconomically and culturally diverse public schools in Milwaukee, WI has been, and will continue to be, a driving factor in my passion for education equality, and I am committed to creating opportunities for ALL students to become successful!

julia[a]btny.org