Julianne Fritz is a fourth generation Weld County Colorado native. Julianne was raised on her family’s farms, cattle feeding, and ranching operation in the Eaton and rural Ault areas. She grew up raising and showing cattle and was active in many aspects of the 4-H program. She participated in 4-H exchange programs and community service. After graduating from Eaton High School, Julianne obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Wyoming. She obtained her Master of Science Degree in Nursing from Regis University, with Focus on Health Care Leadership. She was recognized as a Colorado Nightingale Luminary Award Recipient for Nursing Leadership in 2019. Julianne has a long rich history of serving the community and broader region in various capacities and organizations. She and her husband Steve, live in rural Eaton where they raised their two sons, Ben, and Brandon Fritz. Julianne is co-owner of Fritz Livestock Co. LLC. Julianne served as a 4-H club leader in Eaton for many years, and as a Co-Beef Superintendent for the Weld County Fair. She enjoys supporting the community and youth in northern Colorado.