David drives innovation through the direction and oversight of Intermountain Foundation, a comprehensive healthcare fundraising network designed to meet the philanthropic and research needs of Intermountain’s hospitals and related healthcare services.
In conjunction with a talented team of development professionals and volunteer leaders, Dave nurtures a spectrum of key relationships and inspires philanthropic investment in Intermountain’s mission to provide greater access, affordability, and quality to the states and communities served. Contributions are invested back into the community to fuel innovative medical research, community education and support programs, advanced technology acquisition, construction and upgrade of patient-friendly facilities, and delivery of care to the underserved.
Recognized as an industry thought leader, Dave shares his knowledge with charitable organizations and forums throughout the United States and internationally. He serves as a current member and past Board Chair of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP). The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) previously named him New Jersey’s Outstanding Professional Fundraiser. In 2019, he was awarded the prestigious Harold J. (Si) Seymour Award, the highest honor in the field of healthcare philanthropy.
Prior to his arrival at Intermountain, Dave served in leadership roles in healthcare and education, most recently as president of the Meridian Health Affiliated Foundations in New Jersey. Dave received bachelor and master degrees from Seton Hall University, where he currently serves on the Board of Regents.