Julie Taylor received a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Akron, Ohio. She owns Taylor Engineering & Consulting, PLLC. Julie has 4 children, and her son Jacob has autism. Jacob has attended Lionheart Academy since it’s inception in 2015. Julie has served on various boards specific to the autism community including the Autism Society of NC - Guilford County Chapter, Autism Unbound, and the Easter Seals Advisory Board. She also served on the advisory board for Our Lady of Grace School.