Judy Luther created Informed Strategies to offer a customer-oriented perspective in the design and development of digital products and services. Expertise in business models, market analyses, product launches, planning processes, environmental scans and voice of the customer programs are informed by trends as they apply to each client.
Judy’s knows the market from the inside out, having worked in higher education as a librarian, then library director, and in institutional sales and then directing sales to universities and corporations for the citation indexes (owned by Clarivate).
Professionally active in the scholarly publishing community, she is frequently found in meetings that focus on industry initiatives and emerging topics. She co-led the NISO Working Group that created SERU (Shared Electronic Resources Understanding) and initiated the Juried Product Development Forums for the Charleston Conference.
A Past President for the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP), and a chef in the Scholarly Kitchen. She serves on the editorial boards of UKSG Insight, Journal of Electronic Publishing, The Charleston Advisor, Against the Grain, and Learned Publishing. Judy has an Executive MBA (Emory University) and an MLS (Florida State University).
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- Editorial Board Appointments: Learned Publishing (ALPSP), The Charleston Advisor, Against the Grain, UKSG Insights