Judith Perry, Lionheart’s Chief Operating Officer, holds a M.S. in Management and Policy from The New School for Social Research, NY, 1997. She is the recipient of the Health Services Management Award from The New School for scholastic achievement and community involvement. She acted as community facilitator for nonprofit health services research funded by the National Council of Churches. For the past fifteen years, Judith has worked in the nonprofit sector primarily in research and fundraising. At Lionheart, she directs, oversees and coordinates daily operations, development activities, website and database functions, search engine optimization, budgeting, marketing and sales to support the prisoner and youth-at-risk initiatives.