Judy has worked with deaf children and adults as an educator, mental health therapist, and program administrator. She holds degrees in Education of Deaf Children, and Mental Health Counseling with Deaf Persons. In addition, she completed the Family Therapy Program of the Family Institute of Cambridge, and Leadership for Change, an advanced program of the Carroll School of Management at Boston College. Judy has been with The Learning Center since 1980 and became the third President and Executive Director in 2010. She retired in 2018.