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About Julie & Chris...

 

 

 


Julie, born in Taegu, Korea ...

 


...At three months old


At one year old in a traditional Korean costume

Ice skating training for the 1980 Olymplics at 9 years old

...concurrently training for the
Russian Ballet

But Julie gave all that up and moved to America in 1975 where she grew up in Glendale, California.

 


On the Tall Flag Team at the Herbert Hoover High School

...on the Drill Team


In 1987, Julie earned her BSME Degree from
California State Polytechnique University, Pomona



Chris, born in Saigon, South Vietnam ...


At 5 years old, first day in kindergarten

ID card for a sports club in Saigon


At the DMZ, 17th Parallel, across
from the river is North Vietnam with
the National Liberation Front flag flying
- 1974 

Not old enough to fight in the war as an F-4 fighter pilot, Chris moved to The United States of America in 1975 where he grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan.              

   


First experience with snow, had to build a snowman - 1975


Jamming on the drums to a tune from the Rolling Stones, or something like that - 1981

With Ms. Detroit Autorama and a winning entry in a car design competition sponsored by the Michigan Hot Rod Association - 1983

Finally earned a BSME Degree from

 the University of Michigan in 1987


 

Julie and Chris met while starting out their engineering careers at Douglas Aircraft Company in Long Beach, California. Almost seven years and several career moves later between the two, Julie and Chris got married and are currently residing and working in the great state of Texas.

 

In traditional costumes for a Korean Ceremony before the wedding

October 1994 - Wedding Day


October 1994 - Oahu Island, Hawaii  USA


June 1995 - Mammoth Lake, California  USA


May 1996 - Duomo Milano - Milan, Italy


May 1997 - Firenze, Italy


November 1998 - The Pasta Capital - Bologna, Italy


October 1999 - Mach 2 on a Concorde adventure from JFK to LHR


October 2000 - Mont. St. Michel, France


March 2001 - Champagne country - Avize, France


October 2002 - Piazza San Marco - Venice, Italy


May 2003 - Obidos, Portugal


October 2004 - Coast of Cinque Terre - Manarola, Italy


March 2005 - Old Town - Warsaw, Poland


October 2006 - The Parthenon - Athina, Greece


May 2007 - Korcula, Croatia


October 2008 - Top of Europe - Jungfraujoch, Switzerland


October 2009 - Neuschwanstein Castle - Schwangau, Germany


November 2010 - Cadillac Ranch - Amarillo, Texas  USA


October 2011 - Monte Carlo Casino - Monaco


September 2012 - Groznjan, Croatia


September 2013 - Oia - Santorini, Greece


September 2014 - Salzburg, Austria


June 2015 - Dinan, France


August 2016 - Piran, Slovenia


November 2017 - London, England


July 2018 - Rovinj, Croatia


June 2019 - Girona, Spain


June 2020 - Getting a table at a local restaurant was never a problem during the pandemic!
 

 

 


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