The IPS community would like to extend a warm welcome to Julie Garcia, our newest department staff member. She will be serving as the IPS Coordinator of Student Services. Prior to joining IPS, Julie was the College Placement Director at Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago, where she developed and led the College Transfer and Alumni Support Department. Julie has a background in clinical psychology and has worked as a Professional School Counselor and a counselor in the corporate outplacement industry. Julie holds an MA in Clinical Psychology and is an adjunct professor at National Louis University. She is a dedicated runner and an ALS “find a cure” champion, as well as a former high school soccer coach. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three sons, running, reading and watching soccer. We are thrilled to have Julie join us and are looking forward to her contributions to student success. Welcome Julie!