Saying all of the right things and not following through can be temporarily soothing to the masses but in the long-term frustrating and empty. It’s been acknowledged that many politicians can be very effective with this strategy.

Saying all of the right things and actually following through can often be soothing and in the long term, change other people’s lives. article, julie wills facebook photo credit article, julie wills facebook photo credit

Julie Wills, the gorgeous shapely model and Massachusetts transplant to Greenville, South Carolina is proficient in saying and doing all of the right things, especially when it comes to the environment. article, julie wills facebook photo credit article, julie wills facebook photo credit

Our curvy maiden is very passionate about environmental sustainability and has voluntarily helped the IT Company where she works improve their waste management and energy efficiency.

Julie is very determined to make a major difference in environmental awareness.

“We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community… Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.”… Cesar Chavez

She continues to research sustainable and ethical fashion and how she can help influence clothing brands to design in that direction. article, julie wills facebook photo credit article, julie wills facebook photo credit

Her impressive life resume includes being fluent in Spanish, graduating from Furman University with a double major in Spanish and Political Science.

In terms of the football landscape, Furman is not USC, meaning the University of South Carolina, but like Julie, she packages a beautiful uniqueness in terms of what she has to offer.

Let’s meet the university that helped influence Julie’s love for our earth. article, furman university photo credit article, furman university photo credit

At their peaceful and enticing website, they welcome, “At the heart of our University is an outstanding academic program, with top-notch faculty whose chief priority is teaching undergraduate students. We also offer distinguished visual and performing arts programs, NCAA Division I athletics, and a campus community that values collaboration and fosters empathy for a diversity of ideas and perspectives.

Our campus is internationally recognized for its beauty and provides an inspiring haven for academic study and social life. Our commitment to housing all students on campus for four years underscores our belief that a close-knit student body enhances scholarly activity, personal growth, and leadership development.

Founded in 1826, our private university is located in Greenville, South Carolina. Within close reach of the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic beaches, the area abounds with recreational and outdoor activities.”

That’s very impressive.

When researching their campus we really were mesmerized by the soothing lake located on campus. article, furman university photo credit article, furman university photo credit

In terms of their commitment to the environment Furman University’s sustainability efforts are in keeping with national standards. Furman is working to conserve, reduce and recycle on campus.

The school has constructed green buildings and provides students with alternative transportation. article, furman blogs, furman university photo article, furman blogs, furman university photo

Furman has its own farm on campus. The Furman Farm is a ¼ acre garden located beside the Cliffs Cottage and the Furman Lake. A wide variety of produce is grown throughout the year using sustainable agricultural practices such as crop rotations, composting, drip lines, natural fertilizers, and integrated pest management.

Let’s not forget to give the inspiring city of Greenville her props. article, carolinarealtyguide-com photo article, carolinarealtyguide-com photo

At their enticing site they warmly smile, “Nestled into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Greenville, South Carolina has combined traditional southern charm, stunning natural beauty and an unexpected contemporary cool to create one of America’s hottest emerging destinations and fastest growing cities. From a revitalized downtown ranked among “America’s Ten Best” by Forbes Magazine to downtown Greenville’s one-of-a-kind Liberty Bridge, quaint shops, boutiques, and fabulous restaurants to a world-class collection of museums and galleries.”

We can see why Julie wanted to attend Furman.

Julie loves to participate in Full Figured Fashion Week. Have you heard of it? Why don’t we visit them for some insight? article, julie wills facebook photo credit article, julie wills facebook photo credit

Their group at enlighten, “Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFWeek®) launched in New York City with a partnership of 12 brands and approximately 200 guests attending three small events and one large runway show. Now in its eighth year, the event’s offering has expanded to include over 100 partners, including sponsors, independent designers, retailers, boutiques, fashion bloggers, small businesses and other industry professionals. We now offer over 20 events and 4 runway shows featuring an array of fashion from top retailers, boutiques and independent designers worn by 50 of the top runway models across the country. What began as a bold first step in support of the plus size fashion movement has evolved into a breakthrough fashion event.

FFFWeek® continues to attract national and international media attention and has been featured in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Post, New York Daily News, Newsweek, Forbes, Vogue Italia, USA Today, Women’s Wear Daily, Glamour, Huffington Post, New York Magazine and many fashion blogs. The event has also been featured on CNN, ABC, MTV, Fox 5′s Good Day New York and TV One’s R&B Divas.”

Now that is what we would call making it to the big leagues and rubbing shoulders with the movers and shakers in the media industry.

Julie herself has appeared on Head Line News and CNN.  

This is consistent with Julie’s ambitions. A brand ambassador for Katie K Active, she proclaims that she wants to be the strongest plus sized model ever. article, julie wills facebook photo credit article, julie wills facebook photo credit

Our beauty loves to lift weights and workout. As important, she loves variety in her workouts and has learned not to be so fanatical in her diet and eating habits.

You can be environmentally friendly, health oriented and still enjoy life. That is a wonderful balance.

In a very revealing interview at, Julie speaks to her important life philosophy and transition. “It is another way for me to differentiate myself but more importantly, finding my physical strength was how I escaped hating how my body looked and found confidence in what my body was capable of. I want to inspire other curvy women to challenge themselves physically in order to find their mental and physical strength too.”

Like the rejuvenating air that cascades off of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Julie is a breath of fresh air in a shapely modeling industry that is swiftly gaining acceptance and more sponsors.

Not only does Julie talk the talk, but with her gorgeous legs that she is so proud of, she walks the walk as well, guiding the enlightened to an enhanced life.  

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Sources:, Wikipedia,, FCI Elite Competitor, photos thank you Wikimedia Commons.