Judy Marcus has been dedicated to community service, contributing her time and talents to such organizations as the Humane Society of Silicon Valley, Cristo Rey San Jose, Montalvo Arts Center, Breast Cancer Connections and Avenidas Senior Center and Community Services Agency in Mountain View. She graduated from SF State in 1962 with a B.A. in Physical Education. Marcus and her husband, George, who graduated with a B.A.in Economics from SF State in 1965, established the International Center for the Arts at SF State in 2005. They are also co-owners of Kokkari Restaurant in San Francisco and Evvia in Palo Alto.