Ms. Julia Perez was born and raised in Southern California and was homeschooled through high school. She remained active by competing in several sports including basketball, soccer, swimming, cross country, and track and field. Her passion for sports resulted in her obtaining a bachelor’s of science degree in Kinesiology. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree from Cal State Fullerton in public administration.
During the last six years, she has been instructing children in various subjects. Applying her love for teaching and creative expression, she instructed elementary school children in after school programs for several years in the areas of Lego engineering, stop motion, and robotics. She also has extensive experience teaching children outside of the classroom as a swim instructor. She is currently a pool manager for the City of Orange and a private tutor for young students in one-on-one and group settings.
In her free time, she creates art on her iPad and sketchbook, hikes, watches anime, and swims. She also enjoys playing Dungeons and Dragons as well as video games with her family and friends.