Judine began her membership with the NHDA in 2011 as the Newsletter Editor. Her first Hand Dance instructor was Tony Blake with the 7 Step Hand Dance Academy, and she has also taken lessons from One Step at a Tyme, Praise Academy of Hand Dance and Bop, and Silky Smooth Dance Studio. She wrote and published her first book in 2002. She has served as the Newsletter Editor for several nonprofit organizations, and is the Executive Director of the United Black Writers Association.
Currently, Judine is working on her Masters Degree in Library and Information Science at Catholic University.