Julie Candio Sekel
Director of Communications and Strategic Initiatives
Ms. Candio Sekel’s contributions to ACUE’s Community of Professional Practice include:
Ms. Candio Sekel is the Director of Communications and Strategic Initiatives at ACUE. She teaches Critical Reading and Writing at Ramapo College of New Jersey, has previously worked as an instructor in the first-year-student program at Montclair State University, and served as a supplemental instructor for Ramapo College’s Educational Opportunity Fund program. Candio Sekel strives to empower students to be self-directed learners who are passionate about their education and are prepared to write and speak effectively in their chosen careers.
Candio Sekel serves as the editorial assistant for Business and Professional Communication Quarterly. Previously, she served as the Assistant Development Editor of Curriculum Development in the Digital Custom Solutions group at John Wiley & Sons and as a professional writing consultant in the Center for Writing Excellence at Montclair State University and the Center for Reading and Writing at Ramapo College.
Candio Sekel graduated summa cum laude from Ramapo College, where she earned her BA in Communication Arts with a Writing concentration. She holds an MA in English with a Writing Studies concentration from Montclair State University. Candio Sekel has presented her research on teaching writing to students with acquired brain injuries and online writing communities for laryngectomees at the Conference on College Composition and Communication.