David Tweedy, Ph.D., Immediate Past Chair
Dr. Tweedy is Clinical Psychologist with expertise in clinical and healthcare administration. Currently employed as the Senior Vice President of Business Development for Senior Medical Associates.
He is a dynamic Healthcare Executive, who skillfully navigates start-up operations, drives new business development and supports program implementation for service delivers organizations. Excellent record engaging and communicating with stakeholders at all levels including Board members, C-suite, professional peers and diverse patient base through strategic planning, policy design, quality and proposal development. Builds and leads cross-functional teams to consistently exceed business objectives while controlling costs and implementing collaborative solutions. Strong change expertise in general management, practice setup, P&L accountability, revenue generation, internal audits and regulatory compliance.
Senior Leadership and Media Consulting positions: As Executive/National Clinical Director, managed over 300 staff in administering eight inpatient units, partial hospital programs and dual diagnosis/chemical dependency units in CA, FL, NY and AZ for Focus on Recovery. Frequently hired as Media Resource and Clinical Consultant by different productions entities to work on multiple TV networks and shows, including A&E, TLC, Discovery, Fox News, “Storage Wars,” “The Colony,” “Ax Men” and other.