Julie Lake earned her Associates of Applied Science in Broadcasting from Delta College, where she wrote many news and entertainment articles for the award winning Delta Collegiate. After graduation, she worked on the production crew and as tape editor for TV-5.  In 2010 she graduated from SVSU with a degree in Fine Art with a concentration in graphic design and videography. Her current endeavors include the paintography series "Because I was here … and here" featuring clocks. She is also producing and editing short documentaries, one about a local artist, as well as instructional and fitness competition videos. She lives in Bay City with her partner of 10 years, two dogs and two birds.