Born and raised in Tacoma, Judy graduated from Stadium High School and attended Tacoma Community College along the way to a PhD program at the University of Washington. In her carrier-transition hustle, she won a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship and the Husky 100 Award for activism and campus leadership. Her soundtracks have been aired on radio stations including KUOW and NPR and she is a speaker for TedX Seattle. A passionate advocate for women in science and for workers rights, she is an active member of Seattle 500 Women Scientists and serves on the executive board of her labor union, UAW4121
Tickets include admission, light appetizers, and beverages. Networking is encouraged however soliciting is prohibited.