Texas diva Julie Garza snared 3rd Place at her first Ms. Bikini America last season. The 5'7", 140 lbs., 32 year old says she grew up playing sports including track, volleyball, softball, but her favorite acivity remains soccer which she played at the collegiate level.

"In her season in fitness competitions, Julie explains, "I love the process of prepping for shows and want to have as much fun while improving for every event. I like to dance a lot, travel and volunteer."

Julie is a member of the Junior League which is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities."