Jud is a father of three, and also an active member of the community. Jud is Cassidy's father. He graduated from Montgomery High School in 1985. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Sam Houston State University in 1988 where he also played college football. He received his Master of Science degree from University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 1990. He became CEO and owner of The Woodlands Sports Medicine Center, Physical Therapy in 1993, and owned the practice through 2012 when he sold to Memorial Hermann Hospital. He then worked as Manager/ Consultant with Memorial Hermann Hospital for six years until he retired in 2018.
Jud is now focused and dedicated to spreading the awareness of suicide prevention as he serves as Vice President of Cassidy Joined for Hope Foundation.