BS, 1975, Greensboro College, Biology
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 1980, Tuskegee Institute

American Veterinary Medical Association
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association

elected office


civic activities

Veterinarian of the Year – Guilford County Animal Shelter
Outstanding Board of Health Award – Association of North Carolina Boards of Health

about trudy

professional affiliations


Guilford County Board of Commissioners, 2000-2005,

At-Large Seat
Greensboro City Council, 2007- 2012

District 5
North Carolina State Senator District 27, 2013 - present

American Business Women’s Association, Past President
Association of North Carolina Boards of Health, Past Director
Friends Home Board of Advisors, Former Member
Greater Greensboro Community Health Partnership, Former Member
Greensboro College Board of Visitors, Former Member
Greensboro Red Cross Board, Former Member
Guilford County Board of Health, Past Chairman
Guilford County Board of Social Services, Past Chairman
Guilford County Economic Development Council, Former Member
Moses Cone/Wesley Long Community Health Foundation, Former Member
The Women’s Hospital of Greensboro Educational Advisory Board, Former Member
NC A&T State University Federally Funded College Student Training Program

Born: Greensboro, NC July 18, 1951
Principal and Owner of Jamestown Veterinary Hospital, Inc.
Over thirty years in veterinary practice with primary emphasis in small animal treatment.