Director, Strategic Management and Business Performance Management
Yvette Judge serves DC Water as Director, Strategic Management and Business Performance Management (BPM) in the Office of the General Manager. Ms. Judge joined the Authority in 2017 bringing career experience in strategy and operations, financial decision making, business transformation leadership, and implementing value-adding action plans that increase operational efficiency in the Private and Public sectors. Her comprehensive strategic management expertise is supported by her career experience in business analysis, program development and execution, consultative problem-solving, process improvement, and governance.
As Director, Strategic Management and BPM, Ms. Judge leads and supports high-priority, cross-functional Operational Excellence (OE) efforts and champions an insights-driven strategy using objective evidence-based decision making. Additionally, Ms. Judge crafted and customized our new strategic management framework and leads the execution of this model where all aspects of strategic planning and enterprise performance work in unison to streamline management across the Authority. She also plays a key role in the development and execution of our in-house leadership development program and enterprise efforts towards improving the Employee Experience.
Ms. Judge holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA), with a concentration in Management and Operations and a Master of Science in Project Management from the University of Maryland University College and a B.S. in Computer Science (Engineering) from The George Washington University. Additionally, Ms. Judge is a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (CSSGB) by Villanova University, a Certified Public Manager (CPM) by The George Washington University (GWU), a Certified Change Practitioner by Prosci, and certified in Strategic Management Performance Systems by GWU.