About

Judith P. Levy M.S. CPT PMPPerformance Focus has been helping global Fortune 50 public and private companies in diverse industries improve their performance and ROI with creative solutions for more than 18 years.

Founder and CEO Judith P. Levy, is a consultant specializing in Project management, E-Learning, technology-based training design and development, hybrid training solutions for corporations blending online-learning and traditional classroom, as well as:

  • End user interviews – moderating focus groups
  • Gap analysis
  • Strategic planning
She has done business analysis on behalf of IBM, and determined the needs of Call Centers and corporations for Customer Relationship Management and messaging solutions through her work with Avaya. She is familiar with converged IP Telephony solutions.  Ms. Levy was involved in the preliminary stages of performance consulting where she coordinated and conducted end user interviews, gap analysis and worked on the team to identify use cases for the U.S. Census Bureau’s web site (www.census.gov).
 The numerous projects she has coordinated and/or conducted also include:
  • End user research with different target audiences for the design and development of new systems and e-business applications and e-learning solutions
  • Competency based curriculum re-design of a master’s degree in order to gain professional accreditation.
  • Workshops on treatment documentation of behavioral changes and how to measure them.
  • Certified PMP and Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Coordinated global project teams and geographically dispersed teams
  • Reduced time and expenses by decreasing cycle time using SDLC approach to software delivery.
  • Managed over 20 IT Infrastructure building, Data Center Collocation, and IP Transit implementations for VeriSign, Inc.
  • More ten years  in rehabilitation and clinical healthcare treatment and other programs using a team approach with goal oriented treatment objectives and measurement of treatment outcomes.
Educational Background

Judith P.  Levy, M.S., PMP,  completed doctoral courses at Texas Women’s University including coursework in computer programming, legal liability and healthcare administration, evaluation, business management, and systematic approach to treatment programming. She received her M.S. from The Pennsylvania State University in the systems approach to program development. Her degree was in the administration of Allied Health Services with coursework in the systems approach to program design and development, cognitive and educational psychology and a minor in speech pathology and communications.  She received her B.A. from the State University of New York at Buffalo in sociology with a minor in education.

Teaching and Research Associations

Judith has taught and conducted research at Texas Women’s University and The Pennsylvania State University and Adelphi University in New York.  She conducted research and literature reviews in a number of areas including:

  • Environmental law
  • Outdoor recreation for special populations including the aging population.