Julia staring life as local radio rookie 17 years ago. She became involved in foreign affairs reporting after the fall of the Berlin wall.
Julia made her first radio documentary in Poland in 1990 then joined the BBC World Service in 1992.
She was recently nominated for the 'Best Radio Story of the Year' by the Foreign Press Association for Crossing Continents: Turkey, which she produced.
Julia is a freelance Radio and TV journalist with a passion for social affairs and personal stories.