Julia Letlow Biography

Julia Letlow is an intelligent independent woman who is an American politician and academic administrator who is currently the representative-elect of Louisiana’s 5th congressional district. She is the wife of famous politician Luke Letlow who died before 5 days of taking office due to complications caused by COVID-19.

Early Life

Julia Janelle Barnhill, popularly known as Julia Letlow was born on March 16, 1981, in Monroe, Louisiana in the United States of America. she is the daughter of Terry Barnhill and Kathi Barnhill. She had a deceased brother named Jeremy. Julia attended the Ouachita Christian High School. She then persuaded her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts majoring in speech communications from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. She then graduated with a Ph.D. in communications from the University of South Florida in the year 2012.

Julia Letlow Career

Julia worked as the Director of Education and Patient Safety for Tulane University School of Medicine. Then she was named as the Director of External Affairs and Strategic Communications for the University of Louisiana at Monroe in 2018. After the death of her husband in 2020, Julia decided to participate in the special election for a vacant seat in January 2021. During the campaign, Julia secured a number of high-profile endorsements including one from former President Donald Trump. On March 20, 2021, Julia easily won the elections outright in the non-partisan blanket primary, not having to advance to a run-off.

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Julia Letlow Biography

Real Name Julia Janelle Barnhill
Birth Date March 16, 1981
Age 40 Years
Birth Place Monroe, Louisiana, USA
Nationality American
Profession Politician and Academic Administrator
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Pisces

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimetres – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 58 kg  –  in Pounds –  127 lbs
Body Measurements 34-28-35
Bra Size 32A
Waist Size 28 Inches
Hips Size 35 Inches
Shoe Size 8 (U.S.)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Hazel
Body Type Slim


Father Terry Barnhill
Mother Kathi Barnhill
Sister April Barnhill
Brother Jeremy Barnhill


School Ouachita Christian School
College University of Louisiana, Monroe (BA, MA)
University of Florida (Ph.D.)

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Is she a Lesbain? No
Husband Luke Letlow (m. 2013–2020)
Children Two (Jeremiah & Jacqueline)

Favorite Things

Hobbies Not Known
Favorite Destination Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known
Favorite Color Not Known

Personal Life

Julia met Luke Letlow in high school and fell in love. The couple dated for a few years and got married in 2013. She has two children with him named Jeremiah John Letlow and Jacqueline Taylor Letlow.

Julia Letlow Net Worth

Julia is a hardworking woman who is dedicated to her work and works for her country. Due to her hard work and her contribution to the country, she earns an estimated net worth of $850000 USD through her position and it is expected to increase after being recently elected.

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  • Julia’s doctoral advisor was Jane Jorgenson.
  • Julia’s dissertation in 2011 was titled Giving Meaning to Grief: The Role of Rituals and Stories Coping with Sudden Family Loss which she dedicated to her deceased brother.
  • In 2020, Julia was a finalist for the presidency of ULM.
  • In 2020, Julia’s husband Luke Letlow died at the age of 41 in December 2020, after he had a heart attack during the procedure related to his COVID-19 infection.
  • At the end of February, Letlow raised $683000 which was the highest amount to be raised by any candidate.

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