Julie Assel, director of Handbells and Youth Instrumental Music

julie assel

Julie joined the Adult Bell Choir at Atonement in 1999 and became its director in February, 2001. She directs three handbell choirs (Joy – adult small ensemble), Adoration Ringers (adults), and Youth Bells (grades 2-12). She holds level one certification from the Handbell Musicians of America and has a degree in instrumental and choral music education from Luther College. In her “other” job, she is the President and CEO of Assel Grant Services, a professional grant services firm providing comprehensive grant support to nonprofits, universities, school districts, health systems, and behavioral health care center.