Paula George is a board-certified diagnostic radiologist specializing in breast imaging. Her services include 3D mammography, ultrasound and image-guided biopsy. Additionally, she performs cyst aspirations, Magseed localizations and needle-wire localizations to screen for and diagnose breast cancer in those at high risk.
Despite her busy career, she always finds time for people. Her dedication to community building through various projects shows.
Early Life and Education
Paula George was born into a Jamaican family that has long supported its communities. She received her early education in Jamaica before studying law at the University of London. Upon returning home, Paula practiced law as an attorney.
In 2010, she was honored with the Commonwealth Award for her contributions to the community and named Ambassador of Investment and Philanthropy by the government of Jamaica.
Dr. George is a board-certified diagnostic radiologist with expertise in breast imaging, including 3D mammography, ultrasound and MRI. She performs Magseed localizations and needle wire localizations as well as researching the advantages of supplementary screening exams. Dr. George holds memberships with both the American College of Radiology and Radiological Society of North America.
Paula George has had a storied and successful career in the entertainment industry. She’s appeared on television, in films, plays, nightclubs and USO tours alike. Additionally, Paula George holds an attorney license, working with real estate transactions as well as title insurance policies.
She is currently employed as a Quality/Technical Analyst for the Defense Logistics Agency and acts as its GIDEP representative (Government-Industry Data Exchange Program). Since 2010, she has been responsible for creating standards to prevent counterfeit electrical, electronic and electromechanical parts – for which she serves as Chair of the G-19 Committee. In her capacity as Chair of this committee she frequently represents clients in enforcement actions and investigations before OFAC, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls and Bureau of Industry & Security as well as SAE International counterfeit prevention committees.
Achievements and Honors
Paula George is an award-winning radiologist with board certifications in diagnostic radiology and breast imaging. With over two decades of experience under her belt, she’s affiliated with multiple hospitals throughout Saint Louis, Missouri.
She is a renowned philanthropist and social entrepreneur, her love for Jamaican people evident through her numerous projects that have touched thousands of lives.
She was a founding member of the Branson Centre for Entrepreneurship (Caribbean), and serves as its director. Additionally, she serves as ambassador and volunteer at University of Western Jamaica where she has been an active volunteer. Furthermore, she has received multiple awards in recognition of her work with charities and community development programs.
Paula George was married to Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd until his passing away in October 2019. Together they had two daughters.
She serves on the Board of Regents at Baylor University and works as a philanthropist. Rumors indicate she has close ties to Bill Gates and shares his passion for tennis.
She was born in Rapid City, South Dakota and graduated of Syracuse University’s creative writing program. Her debut novel, The Distance Home, follows a family as they navigate their past. Now living in California with her husband and children, she writes full time.
Paula George is an accomplished musician with a net worth of $30 million. This wealth was accrued from various sources such as album and record sales, touring, and residencies.
She earns money through her TV and film appearances. Some of her most renowned projects include Kate & Alli, Northern Exposure, Fresh Prince of Bel Air, and Party of Five.
Paula has been a part of BMO’s Wealth Management team since 2010, offering tailored private banking services to high net worth individuals, families and organizations as part of an integrated personal wealth management plan. As leader of our Trusts & Estates practice, she advises clients on various personal, charitable and business issues with expertise in tax planning. With extensive international contacts under her belt, Paula has extensive expertise in this area as well.