David Whelan has more than 50 years of experience in the healthcare and related industries as a senior manager and consultant. He is experienced in working with management teams and boards to create and implement a strategic vision. During his career, David has been built and served as a senior officer of several public healthcare companies, including serving as President of a public hospital company and as Chairman of a public hospital REIT. Over the last 25 years David has been President of a national healthcare consulting firm and an advisor to not for profit healthcare organizations, ranging from major academic medical centers to Critical Access Hospitals, and including such clients as Kaiser Permanente, Mayo Health System, Wellstar Health System, University of North Carolina Health System and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. David is skilled in strategic planning; corporate finance; mergers, acquisitions and affiliations; facilities development; physician relations and general management.
David has a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and an MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.