Julia Westerman joined the WIS sports team as an anchor and reporter in July 2022. She graduated summa cum laude from The University of Alabama in April 2021 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication.
While at Alabama, Julia interned for three years at WVUA, Tuscaloosa's commercial television station in the Birmingham market. In her last year, she worked as the weekend sports anchor and covered the Alabama Crimson Tide and high school sports in West Alabama.
Julia spent a year post-graduation at Gray sister station WDTV covering the West Virginia Mountaineers, six Division II universities and numerous high schools before making her way to the Midlands.
Julia was born and raised in Southern California, but her roots are now in upstate South Carolina with her parents.