Julie Hook resides in Salem, Oregon, with her husband. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Rhetoric Speech and Communications from the University of Oregon in 1989.
For six years, she worked as a sales representative for a food broker, where she learned space management techniques in the grocery industry. In 1996, Julie decided to become a stay-at-home mom and began exploring her interest in organizing homes. In 2003, she formed Five Starr Organizing, and began writing a weekly column on organizing for a northwest newspaper.
Julie enjoys speaking to various groups about the importance of organizing and is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO). She is a regular guest on Portland, Oregon’s morning show AMNW. She has written over 250 columns on organizing and published her first book, From Frazzled to Freedom in June of 2012.
Julie will get you motivated and excited about the organizing process. She will teach you tools of the trade, coach you and be your cheerleader; along the way. Julie has a come as you are approach. She is a veteran organizer so little surprises her. Whatever state of disorganization she is presented with, Julie will put you at ease and show you compassion to get the organizational results you want.
What to expect?
Julie will meet with you in your home or office. She will assess what is and is not working for you in the organizing process. She will ask simple questions about your organizational style and obstacles you are facing in getting organized. She works with you in determining what are is the best place to start. Julie will set up simple, effective ways to not only get organized, but to stay organized!!! The enthusiasm and experience that Julie brings to the table will make you wonder why you have waited to get organized. She will see to it that you reach your goal of streamlining and simplifying your