Judy Mandelbaum began her career as a corporate associate at the law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher and later worked as a management consultant at McKinsey. She left the paid work force to raise her three children. An active volunteer in her community, Judy is a long time member of both the City of Summit (NJ) Planning Board and its Environmental Commission. Judy also serves as Treasurer of the Summit Conservancy. She is a graduate of Columbia Law School and holds undergraduate degrees from the College of Arts and Sciences and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.