Judy Lynn Genshaft is the current president of the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. Originally from Ohio, Genshaft has lived in Florida for many years, and has been the president of the University of South Florida since 2000.
She has previously held administrative positions at University at Albany and Ohio State University. She has over thirty years of higher education experience in administrative and faculty positions as well as experience in the field of school psychology and social work.
Genshaft also serves on the board of directors of Fresh Mark, an Ohio-based meat producer that was started by Genshaft's father and is currently run by the Genshaft family.