Judy has been involved in Health and Safety for the last 25 years as an occupational health nurse and workplace health and safety consultant. This varied and committed involvement has given her a background of experience, knowledge and an understanding of the complexity involved in a wide range of businesses. Judy has worked in industries such as tourism, small businesses, manufacturing, health, local council, civil construction, mining and has worked with both small and large business across New Zealand. This has provided Judy with an insight into what works in business and her years of health and safety training has given Judy an understanding of how to engage people.
Judy has been a contributing member of the HASANZ leadership group which is working with WorkSafe NZ and ACC to improve the standing of health and safety professionals in New Zealand, as a representative for Occupational Health Nurses. Judy continues to work in advisory roles that include the provision of training, policy, systems management and occupational health monitoring for small, medium and large New Zealand enterprises.