Judy joined the Board of Directors in October 2016.
Judy has over 30 years of senior management experience working with the public sector and non-government organizations in areas such as governance, policy development and training. Her company, The Cavanagh Group, was established in 2001. She works primarily internationally. Prior to 2001, she held positions in the Government of British Columbia up to and including Deputy Minister.
In 1979 for 6 years, she worked as a staff representative with the Canadian Farmworkers. A broad campaign was mounted to have farmworkers covered by all labour legislation. The CFU was successful. For the past 20 years, the CFU has been an active member in AgSafeBC.
Judy is a strong advocate of safe work environments while respecting the challenges facing the agricultural industry.