Judd Legum is a journalist and political staffer, best recognized as an editor in chief and founder for left-leaning progressive political news website, ThinkProgress.
As of recent, he shows his affiliation to the Washington D.C. based Popular Information as its founder and author.
Judd rose to prominence for his commentary on the subject matters that targeted campaign finance, media in politics, and the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
He has this way of keeping his political opinions firmly in public appearing regularly on national television and radio programs. Judd served as the Research Director for Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign.
The man of many talents has also been a practicing attorney at some point. Moreover, he is considered a compelling candidate for state delegate in Annapolis, Maryland.
All these accomplishments at the age of 40, must have done him good in many ways, especially on the matter of his finances, the details to which thus far stays under the wraps.
He might take a while before he lets people in on the numbers to his salary and net worth.
Judd Legum Married To Wife
Judd, who grew up idealizing his parents’ blissful married life, never realized that someday the whole process would come in handy.
He is married to Roshini Thyaparan, an attorney with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, licensed for over 15 years now. From the marriage, the couple are blessed with a 6-year old adorable boy, Mo.
Judd, seemingly an ideal husband, supports his wife in every possible. With time, they have learned to bring out the balance between their personal life and busy career.
The first thing he does every single day is getting Mo ready for his school and making sure to be home before the junior goes to his bed.
Judd Legum tweeting about his recent family vacation on 10 August 2019 (Photo: Judd Legum's Twitter)
And, whenever Judd and his wife get some free time off the hectic schedules, they plan out for the vacays somewhere peaceful and away from the daily humdrum.
Judd Legum’s Bio, Family Background
Judd, who celebrates his birthday each year on 8th December, was born as the youngest child.
His mother, Emily Legum, has been a teacher for over 39 years while his late, father, Alan Legum, took his last breath on a sad day on the 8th of August in 2016, letting the whole town mourn over the loss. The 69-year-old had been receiving treatment for a rare blood disorder.
Judd remembers his father as “an oasis of decency” who treated everyone equally.
It was his father who instilled in him the worth-ethics, which is what made him distinguishable in the long run. Having initiated his professionalism at his father’s law firm, Judd got to observe his father up close, even outside of the household.
Talking about his education, Judd, who stands to some undisclosed height, graduated from Georgetown University Law School in 2003.