Julianna has been working as a librarian since 2004. In 2006, she completed a MLIS from SJSU. Her experience covers school libraries, youth services, reference, digital services, and branch and program management. She joined the California Library Association as a Program Manager in 2016 and the California Center for the Book in 2017. Before becoming a librarian, Julianna earned California teaching credentials in English, English Language Development, and Cultural Anthropology and worked as a teacher and in various marketing positions. She lives in Long Beach, California.