Judy Bethge began her career as an assistant state’s attorney, eventually practicing in both the public and private sector. Disillusioned with the practice of law, Judy quit her job, went back to school, and is now pursuing her life’s passion as an educator. In addition to her Juris Doctorate from the University of Illinois College of Law, Judy earned a Masters in Teaching from National Louis University and is a certified Secondary Education teacher. Judy is currently pursuing a Doctor of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction with a dissertation research focus in mindset and transformation. Judy presented at ILEETA 2014 with Roy Bethge on Instructor Development for the 21st Century. Judy leads The Virtus Group team as President.