Judy Keightley travelling extensively around the world before settling in Canada with her family. Pursuing her lifelong passion for the arts, Judy founded the Petrolia Community Theatre. She runs various workshops on creativity and writing, and has been heavily involved in her local community.
Judy Keightley was born in Africa, completed her secondary education in England. Judy gained her Master’s in Education as a mature student in Canada. She worked as a photographer, caterer, mother, and teacher. Now, she’s taken on the challenge of establishing a vineyard and winery in Huron Country’s west coast. Over the past thirty years, Judy has written twenty novellas, various collections of poetry, and a number of plays. She wrote her first full length novel in 2013 which developed into the Rose Blair Murder Mysteries. Judy and her husband reside in bayfield, where her series takes place, with their dog Susie and cat Thomas. Judy, her husband, Susie, and Thomas enjoy visits from their children and grandchildren.