Donald B. Whitfield
Don Whitfield is a seasoned finance and accounting professional with more than three decades of experience in both private industry (publicly traded and privately held service companies) and public accounting, with special expertise in the youth services industry. He is responsible for leading the ChanceLight Behavioral Health, Therapy and Education accounting and finance department, and has overall responsibility for financial planning and reporting, capital formation, accounting, tax, treasury and risk management.
Since joining ChanceLight in 2003, Don has established a team of professionals and brought discipline to all aspects of finance, including accounting, finance, tax and operations finance for each of the company’s business units. Don earned an accounting degree from Western Kentucky University and an electrical engineering degree from Vanderbilt University. He is a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a Certified Public Accountant.