Julianna traded life on a cotton farm to become a dancer and aerialist.  She is the Director of Training at Born to Fly™ Productions, and travels through North America to train aerial instructors.  Having trained on many apparatuses since 2001, she calls aerial hoop her home.


Julianna holds an MFA in Modern Dance, a Certificate in Laban Movement Analysis, an RYT-200, and is in teacher training at The Pilates Center.  She has owned an aerial studio, taught aerial dance at the college level, and currently teaches at AerialWorks in Castle Rock, CO. She co-authored The Aerial Hoop Manuals with Rebekah Leach, and also wrote The Aerial Teacher's Handbook.