Judith R. Fox joined Avenues in July 2015 as the head of the Upper Division. She has served significant roles in both public and independent schools. During the 2014–15 academic year, she served as the interim head at La Jolla Country Day School in La Jolla, California. Prior school posts include head of school at Princeton Day School (2001 to 2007); superintendent of schools for the Byram Hills School District in Armonk, New York (1997 to 2001); and principal of Scarsdale High School (1988 to 1997). She also has experience as an educational consultant, including work with Avenues. In addition, from 2009 to 2013, she served as executive director of the Louis August Jonas Foundation.
Judy graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. in science education and biochemistry. She also holds an M.S. from Queens College in science education and an Ed.D. in educational administration from Columbia University.