Lecturer

Julie Compton

BA (Hons), Mont. Dip, FDA

After living in the USA for 14 years, working in the music business in California, Julie returned to London in 1999 and started a family.   After her children started school, Julie owned and ran Art-in-the-Park, providing art sessions for under-fives.   She also set up a Saturday Art Club in a Montessori nursery, where she became intrigued by Montessori education.   She completed her Montessori Diploma and worked in a Montessori nursery for six years.   During this time, she returned to part-time study, gaining a First Class Honours Degree in Education.  She is currently studying at LMU as part of the MA in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education.