Julie Bedford has been an educator since 1990. She started out as a classroom teacher where she taught grades 3-5 for 10 years. Julie has been an elementary principal for 20 years and has been in Novi since 2012. She is currently finishing her dissertation and hopes to complete her PhD this coming spring.
Julie and Matt Bedford, married for 34 years, love to go on adventure travel and they are the proud parents of two young men: Sam age 21 and Seth age 17. Julie is also an endurance athlete who has completed 50+ marathons, several ultra marathons, and eleven full Ironman events. This past fall, Julie earned a coveted spot to Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. She will be competing in Hawaii in October 2020.