Rep. Judy Chu serves as the Representative of the 27th Congressional District of California. She was the first Chinese American woman elected to the U.S. Congress. She serves on House Committees on Judiciary and Small Business. She was born in Los Angeles, California and graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a bachelor's degree in mathematics. She earned a Ph.D. in psychology from California School of Professional Pscyhology at Alliant International University.