Julie Schoen is now the Deputy Director of the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA). She has served as Director for the California SMP Project and has been heavily involved in Federal Government efforts to curtail fraud and abuse in the Medicare system. She has also coordinated the Financial Abuse Specialist Team (FAST) in Orange County CA. Ms. Schoen is the past director of the Orange County Health Insurance Counseling Advocacy Program (HICAP) and has been the legal counsel for the same program. Ms. Schoen’s primary passion is serving the needs of our aging population, by advocating and educating at every opportunity.
Julie Schoen is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Madison with a Bachelor of Science degree and a graduate of Western State University College of Law with a Juris Doctor degree. Ms. Schoen is a member of the California and Orange County Bar Associations.