Julie Prendiz is passionate about HOPE and inspiring people to live their best possible life despite life’s challenges. She’s faced many trials in her own life including the death of her 11-month-old grandbaby, Hannah-Rose, after a long battle with a terminal disease called SMA – Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Julie has served our community in many capacities including PTA President, SIP Council Member, Church Social Director, Opening Day Ceremony Coordinator for AYSO. She is the Founder of the children’s charity HOPE for SMA and loves to use the social media platform to extend love, light and hope to followers. In 2017 Julie launched her Social Media Business and is donating her services to our COA Facebook Page. Julie and her husband Rudy have been married for 34 years, they have to beautiful adult daughters and enjoy playing with their two-year-old grandson Derek every chance they get.