SPOTLIGHT: Julie Dunks, Associate AIA

SPOTLIGHT: Julie Dunks, Associate AIA

Julie joined our DJG family 6.5 years ago and she’s been a great addition to our architectural team. We’re glad you’re part of our team!! 

  • How long have you been in the A/E industry: Full time 10 years / Part time 5 years more
  • Why or what influenced you to get into this industry? Love for design, historical architecture; enthusiasm for project management & participation.
  • Tell us something we would be surprised to learn about you. I love to paint rooms. Weird, huh?Julie
  • What is the best advice you ever received? Never trust a contractor who says, “You don’t need cut sheets on this stuff.”
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: New York City
  • Favorite book or movie: Book: Everyday Saints, by Archimandrite Tikhon / Movie: My Cousin Vinny
  • First Job: Errand Girl, Fulbright & Jaworski Law Firm (our title was ‘hall girl’ so they called us ‘call girls’)
  • Most unique talent? If you need a crib mobile with stars and ribbons, come see me
  • What’s the one thing you can’t live without? Tex Mex food
  • Biggest Pet Peeve? Lunch & Learns from Subway instead of Panera