Senator Judy Burges is Chair of the Federalism, Mandates & Fiscal Responsibility Committee. She is Vice Chair of Transportation and a Member of the Water & Energy, Public Safety and Government Committees.Senator Burges has lived in Arizona since 1960. She served in the House of Representatives for seven years before being appointed to the Senate in 2012. Senator Burges is a graduate of Yavapai Community College and earned her BA and MBA from the University of Phoenix. She and her husband Bob have three children and seven grandchildren.