Julia Letlow Biography – Julie Letlow Wiki
Julia Letlow (born Julia Janelle Barnhill) is an American politician and academic administrator. She is the representative-elect of Louisiana’s 5th congressional district. After she won the special election in Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District, Julia on March 21, 2021, released the following statement:
“This is an incredible moment and it is truly hard to put into words. What was born out of the terrible tragedy of losing my husband, Luke, has become my mission in his honor to carry the torch and serve the good people of Louisiana’s 5th District. I am humbled that you would entrust me with the honor of your vote and the privilege to serve you in Congress. A simple thank you doesn’t fully encapsulate the depth of my gratitude.
“I will be a servant to the people of this district and to be present across the 24 parishes. I will listen more than I speak and seek to find solutions to our region’s challenges. I will partner with those across the country who can help us capitalize on our district’s strengths and bring real results home to you. From tonight forward, I work for you and it is an honor to do so.”
She has served as the Executive Assistant to the President for External Affairs and Community Outreach at the University of Louisiana at Monroe since June 2019, according to her LinkedIn page. Prior to that, she was the Executive Director of External Affairs and Strategic Communications at the same institution from Aug 2018 – Jun 2019. She also served as the Director of Marketing and Communications at the same university from May 2015 – Jul 2018.
She was previously director of education, director of Resident Patient Safety and Quality Improvement, and a clinical instructor at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA from Jul 2011 – Apr 2013. She was an ombudsperson, special projects coordinator at the University of Louisiana-Monroe from Oct 2007 – Jul 2011 and was a teaching associate at the University of South Florida from Aug 2005 – Jun 2007 and the University of Louisiana Monroe from Aug 2003 – May 2005.
Julia has an accomplished career as an executive-level administrator in higher education. She is an expert in developing marketing campaigns and media relations and experienced in building strategic relationships with federal, state, and local elected officials and has proven fiscal responsibility with large budgets, has teaching and research experience in health communication, and has useful public speaking, planning, organizational, and fundraising skills.
Julia graduated from the University of Louisiana Monroe (ULM), with a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in speech communication and was a member of Kappa Delta sorority. She continued her studies at The University of South Florida and graduated with her Ph.D. in Communication in 2012.
Julia Letlow Age
She was born on March 16, 1981, in Monroe, Louisiana, United States. Her late husband, Luke Letlow, was born on December 6, 1979, in Monroe, Louisiana, and died on December 29, 2020, in Shreveport, Louisiana, at age 41.
Luke Letlow Wife – Julia Letlow Husband
Julia Letlow had been married to her husband Luke Letlow from April 27, 2013, until his death on December 29, 2020. Congressman-elect Luke Letlow, passed away at Ochsner-LSU Health Shreveport due to complications from COVID-19.
She provided some updates on social media about her husband’s COVID battle. On December 27, she wrote on Facebook: “Thank you for the inquiries, love, and prayers. Moving forward, we will use Luke’s FB page to provide all updates. Much love to all of you and thank you from the bottom of our hearts! ❤️🙏”
Julia Letlow Children
Julia Letlow has two children; Jeremiah John Letlow and Jacqueline Taylor Letlow. She is raising her two young children in Start, LA, and they worship at Covenant Presbyterian Church (EPC) in Monroe.
Julia Letlow Family
She is the daughter of Kathi Barnhill and Terry Barnhill. She has two siblings, Jeremy Barnhill and April Barnhill Rodgers. She is the granddaughter of Lemuel H. Barnhill and Adelene Barnhill.
Julia Letlow Net Worth
Julia Letlow’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Julia Letlow Instagram
Julia Letlow’s Instagram account is @jbletlow. The account is set to private. She is also available on Twitter @jbletlow.