Julie Nikolewski

Director of First Impressions


Julie earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Fine Arts in Painting from the University of Texas at Austin.


Julie taught Painting and Design at the University of Texas before moving to Chicago, where she worked in the fashion industry, and later, as a account executive at the advertising firm Ogilvy & Mather. Since moving to the Boston area, she has focused on community art organizing, local volunteer projects, and her artwork.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Is restoring her 1871 farm house with her husband
  • Loves all things mid-century modern
  • Favorite Star Wars Character Duchess Satine