Judy started out as a Lioness member in 2002 and added a lions membership in 2003. Judy served as State Lioness Coordinator from 2013 to 2016. As a Lion, Judy has held most club offices, her favorite is club secretary. Judy started her path to district governor in 2015 serving as zone chair and 1st VDG in the same year. She has attended Great Plains Lions Learning institute, Advanced Lions Learning Institute, and USA/Canada Forum where she received a bachelors degree from Lions University. Judy will attend USA/Canada Forum in Portland OR this fall and receive her masters degree in Lions University. Judy is semi retired and dabbles in real estate investing. Judy and her husband, George have one son and three grandchildren.