Judy has taught Yoga for more than forty years. She began studying Iyengar Yoga in 1972 and taught in Chicago for twenty years before moving to Helena. Her first classes with Sri Iyengar (Guruji) were in Chicago in 1973. Her first trip to Pune was in 1979-80.
Judy was recently certified at the Intermediate Junior II level. She has also studied with the Iyengars at the national conventions in 1984, 1987, 1993, 2001, 2007, 2010, 2013, as well as with Guruji in Estes Park in 2005.