Matt Judy is proud to serve the City of Roswell since being sworn in on January 8, 2018 as City Councilmember in Post 6. Fulfilling a lifelong dream to serve his hometown, Judy is excited about the opportunity given to him by the voters in Roswell.
Judy is the co-founder of Blue Giraffe Sports, a global athlete/corporate marketing and management agency. Blue Giraffe represents corporations who sponsor or get involved in sporting events, musicians, broadcasters and 25 professional golfers on the PGA, LPGA, WEB.com and other tours. Among their successful list of golfers, Blue Giraffe represents Lexi Thompson, the number one ranked American and Top-5 ranked female golfer in the world. Judy has a BS in Management from Georgia Tech and a Law Degree from The Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University.
Judy grew up in Roswell, attending Roswell North Elementary School, Crabapple Middle School and Roswell high School. He lives in Roswell with his wife Allison and their 6-year-old son Coleman, who now also attends Roswell North Elementary. Judy devotes his spare time to his family and his community, including coaching his son’s sports teams and serving as a resource for fellow residents about city issues. “It is a source of great pride for me to be living in the city where I grew up,” Judy said. “My wife and I want our son to have the opportunity to raise his family in our hometown.”
Judy has been a leader all his life. He served as Student Body President his senior year at Roswell High School. He is well-respected by his friends and peers. “While most of us were going about our daily school lives growing up, Matt was always organizing and pulling us together for the common good,” said Toby Newkirk, a longtime friend and supporter of Judy, “For those of us who have known Matt for most of our lives, him running for Roswell City Council has not been a matter of if, but when. He’s had a successful business career, he loves this city and he’ll be a great councilman for us.”
“I know we are passionate about politics here in Roswell, and through civility, working together and engaging in constructive conversations we can look honestly at the issues facing Roswell today” Judy said. “I believe we have a tremendous opportunity to work through our challenges and I am looking forward to being a part of the conversation and doing what’s in the best interest of Roswell.”