Judith Gelber's long-standing commitment to the arts includes her work as Steering Committee member of the Canadian Arts Summit from 2009 to 2011. Most recently she served as vice chair of the Art of Time Ensemble. Ms. Gelber has volunteered extensively with Canada’s National Ballet School serving as board chair from 2008 to 2010 and previously as chair of the National Ballet School Foundation. Ms. Gelber was also a board member of Toronto’s Tarragon Theatre and with the Community Arts Council of Vancouver.
She was also vice-president of the Jewish Family and Child Service of Metropolitan Toronto (Jewish Family & Child), a past board chair of the Lionel Gelber Prize at the University of Toronto, and a director and executive member of the Lionel Gelber Foundation.
Judith Gelber is a consultant specializing in relationship and stakeholder management. From 1991 to 2004, she was vice-president and managing consultant at DMB Canada. Over the years, she has worked in the areas of labour relations, corporate marketing and philanthropy. She holds an M.B.A. from Columbia University and a B.A. from the University of Toronto.