When Julie Johnson entered the Texas State House in 2019, she became one of the first two openly LGBTQ state legislators in history, and the first to enter the House with a same-sex spouse.
Representative Julie Johnson was elected to the Texas House of Representative in November of 2018. She represents House District 115 in Dallas County, which includes the cities of Coppell, Farmers Branch, Irving, Carrolton, Dallas and Addison. During the 86th Legislative Session, Johnson was appointed to the House Committee on Insurance and Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence.
Johnson is an attorney in Dallas County. She specializes in personal injury cases, family law, and mediation. She has represented thousands of clients in the DFW area and has been in practice since 1991.
Johnson grew up between Houston, Texas and Auburn, AL. She attended the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Houston Law School. She is a mother to two teenage boys and her wife, Dr. Susan Moster, is a physician and Texas native.