Judy Chambers

Educator, Economic and Community Development


strategic planning
organizational and board development
local government education
land use



About Me

Judy Chambers is an Economic and Community Development Educator for Penn State Extension based in Adams County. She has worked in the areas of organizational and leadership development, strategic planning, local government training and land use education. In 2009-2010 she served as Penn State Extension Fellow with the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania.

Chambers currently serves as an Instructor for the Community and Economic Development graduate program at the Penn State World Campus, working with new and mid-career practitioners seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge.

Chambers has over eleven years experience as municipal manager for two small communities, Boonsboro MD and Mercersburg PA. She also worked on military base reuse for Letterkenny Industrial Development Authority in Chambersburg PA.


B.S. in Education, 1975, Northwestern University M.S. in Community and Economic Development, 2009, The Pennsylvania State University.