Ms. Akers has over 30 years experience in the management and accounting areas of behavioral health. She has served as the Chief Executive Officer for Southern Highlands Community Mental Health Center, Inc. since 1983. Prior to that role she served as the Business Administrator for Southern Highlands and worked for the Area Agency on Aging and other accounting jobs. She has been actively employed since she was 16 years old. She has served on many statewide committees to improve behavioral health services in the community mental centers.
Judy has a Master of Science degree in Health Care Administration. She has served as Treasurer and Past President of the Association of Behavioral Healthcare providers. She is on the Board of Directors for Princeton Rescue Squad and the Finance Committee for Glenwood Nursing Home. Judy will quickly tell you that her greatest accomplishments are her children, Brian Akers and Lisa Sieberg, and five grandchildren.