Judy Ware - CFO

Judy Ware, CFO

Judy Ware joined Navicent Health in 2001 and currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Rural Health.  Judy has over 25 years of healthcare experience. She has had various healthcare leadership roles within Navicent Health including Internal Audit and Corporate Compliance.   Judy has been working with rural hospitals within the system, both owned and managed, to analyze costs and increase revenue. Most recently, Judy worked with the rural health team to onboard Navicent Health Baldwin into the system. She lead the financial operations and the transition to Navicent Health.  Prior to joining Navicent, Judy worked in public accounting with Draffin and Tucker, CPA’s auditing hospitals and nursing homes.  

Judy received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Georgia Southern University and is a Certified Public Accountant.  She is a certified Green Belt and a member of the 2014 Navicent Health Leadership Academy cohort. In addition, Judy is a graduate of Leadership GHA.  She is involved in various activities and organizations in her church and community.  She recently served as President of the National Charity League.  She and her husband Kevin have three children.