Julia Paddison is a social justice activist who is passionate about creating a more inclusive and equitable world, and identifies her core values as curiosity and connection. Prior to joining the Dayenu team, Julia spent nearly a decade as a yoga teacher, teaching over 5,000 hours of yoga, leading international retreats, and connecting with thousands of students. Her experience as a yoga teacher inspired her to earn a master’s degree in social service and become a licensed social worker. Julia loves to cook almost as much as she loves to eat and has never met a dog that she doesn’t want to hug. She lives in the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA.