Julie Tristan is a St. Louisan born & raised! She grew up in Creve Coeur and went to Pattonville High School. She earned a Bachelor of Journalism degree at Mizzou. As the Host of Show Me St. Louis on KSDK-TV she earned an Emmy nomination! She's an animal advocate and was honored as the Philanthropist of the Year by the Gateway Pet Guardians. She has 8 furry kids and spends her free time volunteering at dog shelters and doing freelance reporting and hosting for HEC-TV.