Judy P. Neufeld is an expert organizational and leadership development consultant, facilitator, and trainer and passionate about building high-performing teams, inspiring future leaders, and facilitating honest conversations necessary to take action towards making the world a better place. Judy is sought-after for leading trainings and retreats, and known for her authentic, engaging style that energizes and encourages outside-the-box thinking.
Judy has strengthened teams and maximized impact at premier national and local organizations, like Emerge America and Big Sister Association of Greater Boston. Judy works with people privately, leads workshops inside organizations, and consults with leadership teams across the country.
In addition to being a Boston Marathon Finisher, Judy holds degrees from top universities – her MBA from Crummer School of Business at Rollins College, and her BA from Tufts University. Judy recently became a Certified Trainer with the National Democratic Training Committee and is working on her first book.
Judy P. Neufeld has over 15 years’ experience in elevating and amplifying women’s voices and leadership.
Judy’s work with Emerge America, the nation’s premier organization that recruits, trains and supports women running for elected office, increased the size and diversity of candidate training programs and designed and launched their first bootcamp program, which is now replicated across the nation.
As an alumna of Emerge, Judy led the Massachusetts affiliate as the Executive Director, served as the Vice President and interim President of the national organization, and, most recently, as a Senior Advisor, supporting affiliate development and expansion.
In response to the outcome of the 2016 national election, Judy organized and conducted five Regional Bootcamp trainings for 125 women and three Mini-Bootcamp trainings for more than 250 women, providing the tools and skills women need to run for elected office – and win.
Judy also led Recruitment and Community Partnerships at Big Sister Association of Greater Boston, the largest and oldest mentoring organization in Greater Boston exclusively serving girls. Judy oversaw the growth of volunteer and child recruitment, instituted the first Diversity Council to recruit more women of color, and founded a thriving Alumnae Association.
As an active entrepreneur, adviser, mover and shaker for the last 15 years, Judy is also a mom to a spoiled cat named Pumpkin and an avid runner. More at: JudyPNeufeld.com