Judith has worked as an HR professional within the retail & logistics sector for fifteen years, working for Tesco, Pets At Home & Booker. She has held a variety of national roles focusing on recruitment, talent management, performance management, organisation design and learning & development.
She is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development.
In 2008 Judith became a parent governor at a school in Warwickshire and was elected vice-chair and then Chair of Governors, a post she held until 2018. Judith now governs on a Local Governing Board for a secondary school within a Multi-Academy Trust. Most recently, Judith has worked for Warwickshire County Council as a consultant within the governor development service, where she has worked with maintained schools, academies and Multi-Academy Trusts to design & deliver bespoke interventions, mentored Chairs and conducted external reviews of governance.
Judith joined the NGA in September 2016 as Head of Inspiring Governance; the governor recruitment and support service and has recently taken on the role of Head of Governance Development.