Vice President / Events and Volunteer Engagement
As Vice President of Fundraising Events and Volunteer Engagement, Judi enjoys creating memorable and fun event experiences that raise important revenue for the operation of the programs of Meals on Wheels PLUS. She also oversees the Volunteer Service Department managing over 450 volunteers throughout the organization. Judi joined the staff in 2007 as a Volunteer Coordinator for our Retired Senior Volunteer Program.
Judi relocated to Bradenton, Florida from New York in 2002, having built a strong background in hospitality and business management. While living in New York, Judi owned and operated a private home event staffing company offering clients the opportunity to be guests at their own party. Additionally, she owned and operated an office cleaning service, managing account sales and staffing. Through these business efforts, Judi discovered the importance of organizational skills and attention to detail.
Judi is an active member of the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance and Elks Club Lakewood Ranch-Sarasota Branch.