Daniel B. Walter
Daniel B. Walter is the founder and Senior Principal of Walter Consulting. Dan's professional background includes over twenty-five years experience in strategic planning for health care providers in both the hospital and consulting setting. Dan is a nationally recognized leader in the field of post-acute care, and brings to both acute care and post-acute clients extensive knowledge in the strategic, operational, and financial components of either side of this continuum.
Prior to founding Walter Consulting in 2009, Dan was the National Post-acute Practice Manager for Noblis, a multi-industry not-for-profit consulting firm, as well as a Partner with Gill/Balsano Consulting, a national consulting firm with a specialty focus of post-acute care.
Dan has published widely in health care journals, is active in several professional associations and has been a featured speaker on multiple topics related to post-acute care, including emerging trends for the industry. Dan holds a Masters of Business Administration from Georgia State University and a Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
David brings over 40 years of retail management, business ownership, and acquisition experience to the board. For 28 years he held several positions in the retail propane gas industry including Cofounder, CEO, President, and Head of Acquisitions for Independent Propane Company. Over ten years this start up company grew to $75 million in revenue through 60 plus acquisitions across seven states before selling to Inergy L.P.
Since leaving the propane gas industry David has acquired and operates several automotive maintenance and repair businesses in Central Oklahoma. These businesses currently realize annual revenues of $3.25 million.
David holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma. He also served as President and member of the Board of Directors of the Oklahoma Propane Gas Association.