David Kelley

Chief Executive Officer

David is an equity owner and the chief vision caster for Preferred. Having served for over twenty years with the company, he has had many different roles as he was learning the revenue recovery industry. David has a B.S. degree in Business Management and Marketing and has Masters and Doctoral level degrees associated with leadership development.


He is a past- president of the Florida Collectors Association and the current chairperson for the American Collectors Association International Healthcare Services Committee and serves on numerous charitable boards. Through Preferred IMPACT, Preferred’s teaching and professional development division, David shares his passion for teaching and encouraging best business and leadership practices. He also coaches High School baseball and is involved in serving and leading in a variety of Mission Trips.