Source of Wealth:Retail, Gas Station
Marital Status:Married (Tom)
Full Name:Judy Love
Education:University of Central Oklahoma
About Judy Love
Judy Love is an American entrepreneur who has an estimated net worth of $3 billion. In 2019, she made it to Forbes' list richest American self-made women.
Judy Love started her business when she and her husband, Tom established Love's Travel Stops & Country Store in 1964. Love received a gift from her parents and they leased the abandoned gas station located at Watonga, Oklahoma.
After eight years, Love opened a convenience store in Guymon, Oklahoma and in 1981, they launched their first travel shop in Amarillo, Texas. Since then, Love's chain of convenience stores and travel centers expanded to more than 380 locations in 40 states.
She is the secretary of Love's and chairman of the Love Family Fund, the family's charitable foundation. Love serves on the boards of a number of Oklahoma-based charities.
Judy Love has four children and three of them are serving the company.