Judy Rigby, CGA, is a senior finance and administration executive and a life-long learner with a passion for making a difference in people's lives. She has 20 years of experience driving sound business and financial leadership in the for-profit sector with Counsel Property Corporation, specializing in real-estate investment and property management, Silgan Plastics, a premier manufacturer of food and pharmaceutical plastic containers in North America, Peregrine Inc., a Tier 1 supplier of automotive parts to General Motors in Canada, and Nestlé Canada Inc., a leading manufacturer of consumer packaged goods.
Since 2006, Judy has held senior director roles at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and at the City of Markham. At UOIT, Judy led the successful negotiation of a multi-million dollar tripartite agreement for the GMCL Automotive Centre of Excellence, a state-of-the-art research, and development facility, designed to improve Ontario's competitive position globally through innovative research, rapid commercialization and next-generation academic programming.
Judy holds a Bachelor's of Arts and a Bachelor's of Commerce Degree from the University of Manitoba and is an active
member of the Certified General Accountants Association of Ontario.