Vice President of Internal/External Affairs
Judith Adams is the vice president of internal and external affairs for the Alabama Port Authority. Her areas of responsibility include media, community and government affairs, internal and external policy and administrative service contracts. Joining the Port in 1994, she has overseen economic development project teams that recruited APM Terminals, Aker Solutions ASA, Berg Spiral Pipe Corp. and the ThyssenKrupp projects to Mobile. In partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Judith led community outreach efforts that resulted in a successful Record of Decision for the port’s harbor deepening and widening program.
The Louisiana State University graduate serves on the board of directors and executive committee of the National Waterways Conference, Alabama Germany Partnership’s board of directors, and Partners for Environmental Progress and the Coosa Alabama River Improvement Association. Additionally, Judith previously served as the chair of the American Association of Port Authorities Public Relations Committee. Judith and her husband, John, have three children and one grandchild.