Julie Cragon was born in Nashville,TN. She graduated from Vanderbilt University with a BA in education and taught and coached part-time at her alma mater, St. Cecilia Academy, an all-girls Catholic High School run by the Nashville Dominicans. After two years, she decided to work full-time in her mother's business, St. Mary's Bookstore and Church Supply. Julie and her husband, Allen, have six children and continue to manage St. Mary's Bookstore in Nashville, TN.
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