Alumnae: Alumnae Profiles

Alumnae Profiles: Monica McCoy Purdy, C'89

Alumna Monica McCoy Purdy was formally sworn in as a State Civil District Court Associate Judge for Dallas County on May 28, 2013.

Judge Purdy supports seven Dallas County civil courts and conducts a range of judicial tasks, including presiding at trials based on schedules and needs of the individual courts and judges.  Judge Purdy earned her undergraduate degree from Spelman College in 1989, and her law degree from Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University in 1992. She currently resides in Dallas, Texas with her family.

Learn more about our Spelman alumna in Rolling Out's article: "Monica McCoy Purdy laying down the law in Dallas County, Texas"