Judy was born and raised in a mining town Welkom in the Free State. She is a Law Graduate from University of the Free State and University of South Africa. Furthermore, she graduated at Young African Leaders Initiative (RLC-SA) in Public Management & Governance in April 2021. She is an Author, a former Career Guidance Presenter at a commercial radio station and was elected Top 100 Young Free State Game-Changers in 2017/2018. She is versatile with humility at heart and has worked in many community upliftment/development projects. She runs an organization called “Broken But Not Defeated” and prides herself with making a difference and bringing solutions to young people. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, researching and writing.