Trudy Wade

Vice President of Finance and Administration

Trudy G. Wade, CPA, CGMA, PMP

Trudy is an experienced professional with over 20 years of financial and management experience in medium public and privately held companies. Industry experience includes healthcare, manufacturing, non-profit, transportation, consumer goods, service, distribution, and warehousing. In her current role, she is responsible for reporting, analysis, government audit oversight, budgeting, and financial reporting.

Her background includes leading diverse teams to produce exceptional outcomes for organizations going through change. Trudy has proficiencies that include financial and accounting operations, due diligence, audit coordination, tax compliance, policy development, forecasting, budgeting, project management, process improvement, inventory management, treasury management, contracts & legal relations, banking relations, board, and management reporting, costing and analysis, software implementations and team development. 

Trudy’s diverse experience is based on a variety of roles, including:

Director Finance, Vizient (Aluma LLC – PBM)

CFO, International Development LLC

Corporate Assistant Controller, First Choice ER, LLC

Management Consultant, Legendary Consulting, LLC

Controller, Starkey Hearing Foundation

Trudy has an MBA from Regis University and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Texas, San Antonio. She has completed certificate programs from eCornell in Business Strategy and Innovative Strategy. She is a Certified Public Accountant in Texas (CPA), Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Project Management Professional (PMP).