About Michelle Dudley
As executive director of practice management, Michelle Dudley is responsible for the operational and financial management of more than 300 physicians and advanced-care providers in USA Physicians Group. In addition, she works closely with the vice president of medical affairs on special projects, as well as manages the overall flow of funds between the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and USA Health.
With more than 30 years of experience in healthcare, Dudley joined USA Health in October 2017 as the director of practice management for the USA Healthcare Authority. Prior to joining USA, she served as vice president of finance for the Ascension Gulf Coast Medical Group, where she was responsible for more than 450 physician providers and advanced practitioners in primary care, hospital-based, and many specialty practices.
Dudley earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting and master’s degree in public administration from the University of South Alabama. A Certified Public Accountant, Dudley has participated in various leadership development programs and has a strong affinity for a servant-leader management style.