A committed Zontian for 30 years, Judy has served as governor, lieutenant governor, area director and club president. Graduating with a Bachelor of Education, Judy has always been a passionate advocate for education and early learning. After a career change, Judy joined the State Public Service, where she remained for 28 years until her retirement in 2017. As an experienced senior executive working in both the corporate world and the not-for-profit sector, Judy held positions of chief of staff and principal adviser to four Ministers in the West Australian Government with portfolios in women’s interests, early education, child protection, community services and volunteering. Judy’s personal interests include spending time with family — particularly her two young grandsons — travel, politics and lifelong learning.