A born solutionist, Judy Klem thrives on solving your problems. Leveraging her experience from client and agency arenas, clients value her proactive approach, strategic mind, and keen insight of the industry.


Judy is known for her strong and professional rapport with clients--that chemistry creates a comfort and trust that allows for honest and open communication, true collaboration, and inspires better end results.

Prior to founding Strategy Scene, Judy spent 16 years at 88 Brand Partners, most recently as Director of Client Services. While at 88, Judy helped win and onboard the agency’s largest client in its 25 year history, NorthShore University HealthSystem. She also played a critical role on the leadership team as the agency grew and transitioned over time. At 88, Judy was a strategic and guiding partner with clients such as NorthShore, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Discover Card, AVMA and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Judy has a background in the restaurant industry having worked as Director of Marketing for Bravo Restaurants, and began her career in healthcare marketing and PR for LifeSource Blood Services.