Betty Jean Ward (born on September 16, 1944 in Wilmington, Delaware), professionally known as B. J. Ward, is an American actress and voice actress. She is the creator and star of Stand-Up Opera, a musical one-woman show, as well as being a licensed aviator.
She did several voice roles for Disney, primarily in the theme parks. Among them:
- Sarah in Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress
- The safety spiel announcer for the SeaCabs in The Living Seas
- The narrator of Disneyland's PeopleMover
- The safety spiel announcer on "It's a small world"
- Several singing voices in Splash Mountain, including Mother Possum and Mother Rabbit in the Disneyland version
- The unload platform spiel announcer in Walt Disney World's Peter Pan's Flight
- Various spiels on the Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover
- Various spiels on Spaceship Earth
- Various voices in Epcot and Disneyland Paris