Judy Dobbs, Director of Government Policy & Stakeholder Relations
As Director of Government Policy and Stakeholder Relations for RBC, Judy Dobbs is a member of the Regulatory and Government Affairs team that ensures RBC has maximum flexibility to pursue enterprise and businesses’ strategic objectives within the governmental and regulatory environments in which RBC operates.
Since joining RBC in 1997, Judy has held a variety of public relations and internal communications positions in national and regional teams supporting RBC’s personal, business, commercial banking, seed capital, wealth management and insurance businesses in the areas of media relations, change management, leadership communications, issues management, sponsorship marketing communications, donations and community relations.
With a history of supporting numerous community and political causes, Judy currently is actively involved as Chair of the Dunloe Children’s Centre and Secretary of the Parent Advisory Council of Forest Hill Jr and Sr Public School.
Prior to joining RBC Royal Bank, she worked in the Ontario government as Legislative Assistant to Charles Harnick, MPP Willowdale, and Attorney General and Minister Responsible for Native Affairs. Responsibilities included issues management, legislative policy development, crisis management and community relations. Ms Dobbs also operated her own small business, TNT Sports, which organized volleyball leagues and tournaments.
Judy is a graduate of the University of Ottawa. She resides in Toronto with her husband and son.