David leads PYA’s national consulting practice and serves as the firm’s Chief Financial Officer. For nearly three decades, he has served clients across the country, leading engagements that include strategic planning exercises, merger-and-acquisition projects, physician-hospital alignment projects, compensation design, and fair market valuation services. David is often called upon to provide advisory services for healthcare executives and boards of directors and is a frequent meeting and retreat facilitator. He is a requested speaker for clients and professional associations and is the author or editor of dozens of thought leadership articles, white papers, and other published works.
David is active in the American Health Law Association, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development. He is a 1992 honors graduate of the University of Tennessee Knoxville with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.