David Shippee has over 30 years of healthcare management experience and is currently the President and CEO of Whitney M Young, Jr Health Center. David returned to the Capital District in 2011 after spending 20 years as the CEO of Chase Brexton Health Services in Maryland. Chase Brexton is Maryland’s largest federally qualified health center organization and one of the largest community-based providers of care to HIV-infected persons in the U.S. Prior to his 20-year stint in Maryland, David was the Administrative Director of the AIDS Treatment Center at Albany Medical Center. He has also served as a consultant to the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for the past 20 years.
David completed his Bachelors of Arts from Binghamton University and his MBA in Health Systems Administration from Union College. In 2010 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Union Graduate College. He is also a 1997 graduate of the Greater Baltimore Committee Leadership program.
He is currently on the board of The Community Health Center Association of NY State (CHCANYS), HealthEfficient (formerly the Health Center Network of NY), HIXNY and the Healthy Capital District Initiative as well as the Alliance for Better Health Care PPS.