Julie Walter is currently enrolled at Saint Francis Catholic High School. She is a certified trainer for the Special Olympics and has worked for Balance180 as an assistant coach for the Young Athletes Program. Julie began doing gymnastics at three years old, and continued for the next ten years. As a gymnast, she was on the Junior National Team in Genk, Belgium for a year. Julie’s time as a gymnast developed her love for the sport and has contributed to her love for children. She recently spent a summer as a teacher’s assistant at the Museum of Natural History in Gainesville where she worked with first and second grade students. Julie strives to inspire all of the Balance180 athletes to achieve their goals and to teach them to have confidence in gymnastics and in life.