Julie Courtney currently resides in San Francisco and has performed at a variety of Bay Area venues since she was 16. She won the Grand Championship for vocal performance at the California State Competition in San Jose and has also been recognized for her talent as a prior contestant in the Miss America Organization.
Julie is currently working on a solo recording project with Bay Area music producers Jim Bedford and John Cordeiro. The project is yet to be completed, but you can listen to a sampling of the songs from the project on her website.
Julie also regularly appears on television, film, and commercials. In the San Francisco Bay Area, she has regularly hosted television specials that have aired on PBS and KTVU Channel 2 since 2006. In addition to hosting television specials, she has also appeared on segments for KGO Channel 7's View from the Bay. She has also freelanced as a reporter for KMVT. Nationally, Courtney has appeared twice on ABC'S Live! With Regis and Kelly. In September of 2009, the Live! With Regis and Kelly staff nominated Courtney for a Relly Award (Regis and Kelly Award) for favorite Female Personality of the Year.
Julie performs her acoustic sets with Bay Area guitarist, Doug Nichols.