A native of Raleigh, NC, Judy graduated from UNC Chapel Hill in 1980 (BA Mathematics) where she was very involved in InterVarsity Christian Fellowship. Her husband, Frank, is a former UNC Morehead Scholar. Judy has been involved in starting new Young Life programs in DC and NC and new Fellows programs in Charlotte and Raleigh, NC, and has served on the boards of both. Judy is the founder and CEO of High Cotton, a men's apparel company headquartered in Raleigh, NC. Judy has often longed for a "home" for Christians on the UNC Campus and says the NCSC is the most exciting and significant opportunity she has seen in decades. Judy and her husband, Frank, have three sons, Cameron, James and Patrick, two of which are UNC grads.