Julie Ann Taylor was born and raised in Orange County, California. At the age of seven, she began her acting career as the wicked witch in a school production of "The Wizard of Oz." She was originally cast as Dorothy but opted to play the wicked witch role instead because she wanted to do the voice. While in high school, she started to perform in community theatre and Civic Light Opera houses. She joined The Young Americans Song and Dance Company and did a brief tour before heading off to UCLA School of Theatre, Film and Television where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree. While in Los Angeles, she performed with The Los Angeles Music Center Education Division, Tim Robbin's The Actors' Gang, Buffalo Knights Theatre Company and Will & Company Shakespeare Troupe.
In 1995, she started studying voice over at kalmenson & kalmenson, The Voicecaster and with Bob Bergen in Los Angeles. She began looping shortly thereafter and has appeared in many fan favorite TV shows and films. She currently has over 100 anime and video game credits. In addition, she also has a background in voicing movie trailers, online tutorials, audiobooks, and many commercials.