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Judy Durham

Judy Durham, American local government official. Named Outstanding Young Woman Louisiana Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1985, Shreveport Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1985. Founder, president Youth Enrichment program, Shreveport, 1980s.


  • Durham, Judy was born on March 11, 1950 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of John and Sylvia (Smith) Gallagher.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in economics, University Southwestern, 1972.


    • Economist Diversified Economics & Planning, New Orleans, 1972. Chief transportation planner Council of Governments, Shreveport, 1973-1978. Assistant to the chief administrative officer City of Shreveport, 1978-1982, executive assistant to the mayor, 1982-1988, chief administrative officer, 1988-1990.

      Senior consultant Schumpert Medical Center, 1990-1993. Administrator and Chief Executive Officer Parish of Caddo, Shreveport, since 1993. Board directors NWLA Economic Development Foundation, Shreveport, since 1993, Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, since 1993.

      Member Government Finance Officers Association, since 1993, Louisiana Commission on Human Rights, since 1993.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Founder, president Youth Enrichment program, Shreveport, 1980s.


    • Married Hugh Clinton Durham III, February 14, 1992. Children: Amy Clarice Augustine, Patrick Tillman Netherton.
    • father: John Gallagher
    • mother: Sylvia (Smith) Gallagher
    • spouse: Hugh Clinton Durham III
    • children: Amy Clarice Augustine Durham
    • Patrick Tillman Netherton Durham
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    Born March 11, 1950
    (age 67)