President & CEO
Jude leads Life Remembered as President & CEO. Previously, he oversaw the financial operations at Life Remembered (formerly CMS East) and played a pivotal role in many strategic initiatives across the company. As CEO, Jude directs the daily operations of the company while empowering the leadership team to focus on digital transformation, professional development, and the investment in our memorial parks.
Jude attained an undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh and his MBA from Robert Morris University. He was also a member of the U.S. Army Reserves. Prior to joining Life Remembered, Jude had a diverse career trajectory. He has led teams in Fortune 500 companies, start-up businesses, and public sector institutions. His diverse background offers cross functional leadership in operations, facilities, negotiations, financial reporting, and M&A.
Jude lives in North Huntingdon with his wife, Kelly, and son, Nathan.