Bobilya-Feher named chief financial officer for Aunt Millie’s Bakeries

Judy Bobilya-Feher

Fort Wayne-based Aunt Millie’s Bakeries has named Judy Bobilya-Feher chief financial officer, effective Jan. 1, 2020.

Bobilya-Feher has been with Aunt Millie’s for 28 years, previously serving as the company’s vice president of finance. She is a graduate of Indiana University and a Certified Public Accountant and replaces longtime CFO Jay Miller, who retired from the CFO role Dec. 31.

“Judy has served as a key part of our management team. She has been instrumental in managing a number of complex company initiatives over the last several years,” John F. Popp, Aunt Millie’s president, said in a statement. “We have every confidence that Judy will continue the high standards in the Finance Department.”

The appointment of a female CFO is the first in Aunt Millie’s 119-year history.

Bobilya-Feher was born and raised in Fort Wayne, and still resides here. Before coming to Aunt Millie’s, she worked at Coopers & Lybrand and is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Indiana CPA Society, and Financial Executives International.

Aunt Millie’s Bakeries is a family-owned company headquartered in Fort Wayne since 1901. The company produces Aunt Millie’s bread and bakery products and other brands, which are distributed throughout the Midwest. The company has national and international distribution through its foodservice division, Aunt Millie’s Bakehouse.

Aunt Millie’s operates five bakeries in Indiana, Michigan and Ohio, and more than 50 branch depots plus 29 outlet stores in those states, plus Kentucky, Illinois and Wisconsin.