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Cynthia “Cyndey” Busbee, MBA, CSSBB


Cynthia “Cyndey” Busbee, MBA, CSSBB, is Chief of Staff & Senior Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs and Community Engagement.

In her role, Cyndey is a member of the central and South Georgia Executive team, directing day-to-day operations of the Executive Office around board-related commitments, communication strategy, key strategic and operational priorities, including initiatives in the hospitals and clinics strategic focus areas.

Cyndey joined Navient 18 years ago and has had a huge impact on our organization, including:

  • Connecting patients, families and caregivers to high quality health and wellness services
  • Directing the marketing strategy, design and placement of branding, public relations and community partnership plans used to promote our system of care and services
  • Leading the successful Atrium Health Navicent brand launch in partnership with the Enterprise Marketing, Communications and Consumer division
  • Fostering innovative opportunities for integration across her areas of responsibility

A graduate of Leadership Georgia and deeply invested in the central Georgia region, Cyndey shares her expertise on numerous civic, community and economic development boards. A former Downtown Macon Rotary Club President and Rotary Assistant District Governor, Cyndey has been recognized by Macon Magazine as a “5 Leaders Under 40” and as the Wesleyan College Community Service Alumna of the Year by her alma mater, Wesleyan College.

Cyndey lives with her busy family in Macon including her three amazing children, Jesse (20), Merritt (17) and Louden (12). An interesting fact is that she is fluent in German and studies languages in her little bit of free time. She also loves yoga, traveling and cooking.