David BrashDavid Brash

President and CEO, Wellmont Medical Associates

David Brash serves as president and CEO of Wellmont Medical Associates, as well as senior vice president of business development and rural strategy for Wellmont Health System. His prior leadership roles with Wellmont Health System were as president of Lonesome Pine Hospital and Mountain View Regional Medical Center and regional vice president of Wellmont’s Virginia hospitals.

Brash earned his bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration from West Virginia Institute of Technology and received his master's degree in management and health care administration from West Virginia Graduate College.

Prior to joining Wellmont, he served as chief executive officer at Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital in Harlan, Ky.; Russell County Medical Center in Lebanon, Va.; and Plateau Medical Center in Oak Hill, W.Va. He has achieved fellow status with the American College of Healthcare Executives and is a member of the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association’s board of directors.