Julie was born and raised in Amersham, attending St Georges, Woodside and Dr Challoner’s High schools. She is the eldest daughter of Davida Allen, who is a previous District Councillor, Town Councillor and Mayor. She can trace her direct family in Amersham all the way back to the 1600’s!
Julie is passionate about Amersham and is volunteers for Amersham Revitalisation Group and project manages the Gore Hill Space for All.
She has been a college lecturer and teacher and now owns her own training academy with her husband from which she is now semi-retired. She has been married to Adrian for 11 years, has two children and four step-children and in her spare time enjoys craft work and spending time with her family.