Julie Murphy Poels

Julie comes to The Guild with over 15 years’ experience in the Special Education field. She earned her BA in Social Science and her MA in Special Education from Ashford University, San Diego. Prior to joining The Guild, Julie spent 5 years at Everett Public Schools as a Special Education Teacher and Crisis Intervention Specialist for a behavior program within the high school. Julie comes from a military family that has been stationed in Arizona, California, and Massachusetts. While living in California, Julie worked on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton where she was a Family Case Manager for over 200 military family members with varying degrees of special needs.   

Julie is a mother of 3 and her youngest son was diagnosed with Autism at the age of 3. As the mother of a son with autism, she is passionate about this field and is thrilled to be able to support and care for students at The Guild.