Meet Judy

Meet Judy
Meet Judy, our Filling Lead! She’s the master of our filling machine (which she lovingly named “Babe”, such a hard worker in the kitchen, and handles online order fulfillment like a pro! She’s also a master blanket maker and keeps herself busy by making blankets that she gifts to others. 

What has your experience with Ground Up been like? How has it has helped your self-confidence?

My experience with Ground Up allowed me to trust myself that I can do the job and fear that I'm not able to do it. I've learned to trust my first thought and learned not to doubt myself when doing or learning new tasks, since I started working here.

What does it mean to you to have a job opportunity and be back in the work force?

Working at Ground Up has opened by eyes to new things. I am appreciated by everyone and that means a lot to me. I feel like I am worthy and capable of doing my job, and I enjoy being at Ground Up.

What is the community at Ground Up like? What does having this community mean to you?

 

The community at Ground up is like having a lot of sisters. I have fun and a great relationship with everyone I work with.

 

What do you like to do for fun?

 

Making blankets and doing puzzles.

 

What is your favorite Ground Up nut butter flavor + favorite way to it?

 

My favorite is Oregon Hazelnut by itself or with ice cream.

 

What do you hope to do after Ground Up?

 

After Ground Up, I hope to find a full-time job.

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