Judy received her B.S. Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Illinois, and her MS in Math Education from National Louis University. She has been teaching elementary and junior high school age kids for the past 19 years. Judy is an active member of the Friends of Wilmette Library, and volunteers at the library as well. She is an avid reader and enjoys bicycling. She has two sons. She has worked as the office assistant and as a substitute teacher at Willow Wood.