Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer

Barry Wald - Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer

Barry Wald is Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer for Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center.  As CFO, his operational responsibilities include Accounting, Patient Financial Services, Medical Records, Materials Management, and Information Technology.  Barry joined Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center on April 15, 2013.

Prior to joining Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center, Barry worked for Health Management Associates for 8 years serving in various capacities in Georgia, North Carolina, and West Virginia.  Most recently, he was Chief Financial Officer and Compliance Officer for Williamson Memorial Hospital in Williamson, WV.  During his tenure at Williamson Memorial Hospital, he provided expertise working with other leaders to drive significant financial and operational improvements.

Barry is from Westminster, SC and attended The Citadel, The Military College of SC where he received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.  Following graduation from The Citadel, he attended Medical University of SC where he received a Masters of Health Administration.