Bazemore is the Vice President of Administration and Finance/CFO at the
Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA). Linda joined the organization
in January 2016 with more than 14 years of experience in administration,
finance management and policy development.
her current role at the Authority, Linda oversees the operations of the
Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology departments. Her role
includes advising on developing, coordinating, and carrying out administrative
and financial policies, procedures, and plans. In addition, she provides advice
necessary to make management decisions, establish organizational goals and
objectives within the organization.
joining ACUA, she served as the Deputy Executive Director of Administration for
the Atlantic City Municipal Utilities Authority (ACMUA) — a position she
held for nine years. Linda was responsible for managing finance and capital
projects; interpreting and implementing administrative and financial policies;
preparing and managing budgets; contract and vendor negotiations;
developing and reviewing RFPs; strategic planning; overseeing the accounting,
personnel and customer service divisions; and regulatory compliance, among
other duties. Prior to joining the ACMUA in 2001, she served as a Senior
Accountant and Senior Rate Analyst at the South Jersey Gas Company.
is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Municipal Finance Officer. She
holds a Masters of Business Administration from Rutgers University and a
Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Stockton University.
Linda is a member of the United Way of Atlantic County Women’s Leadership
Initiative. Furthermore, Linda serves on the Women’s Shelter Ministry for her