Julie's Statement of Purpose – One of the greatest gifts we offer our students is the awareness that they possess the ability to shape the world around them. Here at Seashore Academy Florida, we empower our students to capture this belief and manifest their full potential.
Qualifications – Julie is a passionate and dedicated academic professional and has taught over 5,000 students throughout her career from the kindergarten grade level up to the college level. She is an accomplished college professor and a licensed teacher in the state of Florida. Her college teaching experience includes Palm Beach State College, Florida Atlantic University, Broward College, Southern New Hampshire University and URBE University.
Julie's most significant success story as an educator is the testimony of her very own daughters. Julie educated her daughters during their middle school and high school years, well prepared for the future they graduated college with honors and are now excelling in their Navy careers.
Education – Julie obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Sustainability from Florida International University and a Master's of Science with a major in Geosciences from Florida Atlantic University. During her graduate education, she conducted research on a variety of topics in the field of coastal sciences publishing papers in peer-reviewed academic journals on a variety of issues such as the impact of hurricanes on Florida's east coast and how humans alter sea turtle nesting habits and success rates.
Community Involvement – Julie is heavily invested in her church and the local community, and is the founder and director of a non-profit organization called On Dry Land Outreach based out of Deerfield Beach. On Dry Land outreach is an organization that strives to serve the needs of at-risk families and homeless populations across both Broward and Palm Beach County. She has also used her expertise in coastal sciences to serve as Vice-Chairperson of the Deerfield Beach Marine Advisory Board.
More About Julie – Julie has been living in South Florida for ten years and has loved every second of it. She has four adult children and grandchildren. Julie has a passion for natural disaster management and loves to help others who are facing times of need. Friends of Julie will tell you first hand that being an educator is not merely her job but rather her calling. Julie is a dynamic and influential leader with backgrounds in education, community service, crisis outreach, and above all else, a passion for making a difference.
Julie Cisneros with her family's beloved dog, Jake!