Senior Director of Human Resources
judy.jennings@candid.org

Judy loves that business and work are all about people and relationships.  She believes an organization is largely defined by the sum of its extraordinary people. She is passionate about hiring the best talent and providing a workplace that allows teammates the opportunity to thrive, add value and be valued. Working with the Talent team lends to Judy’s passion of designing and administering a human capital program that supports the strategic goals of the organization by maximizing the productivity, retention and well- being of the current staff and recruiting new talent when needed.

Judy has over 30 years of professional experience encompassing benefit and compensation administration, recruiting, operations/facilities management and Employer-Employee Relations.  Judy joined GuideStar in 2004 as the Director of Human Resources. Before joining GuideStar, she worked for 3GI/Maximus Intelligence as the Manager of Administrative Services. 3GI was a newly created high tech startup when Judy joined in 1995. It was an incredible opportunity to build on all the skills needed to successful maximize an organization’s success.

Judy holds a B.S. in Management and Marketing from Christopher Newport University. She is a native of Williamsburg, Virginia. She serves as secretary of the board for Williamsburg’s Meals on Wheels and also volunteers for several nonprofits in the Williamsburg area.