J. Kevin Massey is the Director of Strategic Business Development and Innovation for the Weitzman Institute at the Community Health Center, Inc. The Weitzman Institute is the first national, community-based research and innovations center established by a Federally Qualified Health Center, dedicated to quality improvement and research in primary care for the underserved. The Institute tests promising innovations in primary care delivery and establishes research priorities for Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC). For more about their work, please visit http://weitzman.drinkcaffeine.com/
Prior to joining the Weitzman Institute, Kevin was the Director of Injury & Violence Prevention for the State of Delaware, Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health. He also served as a staff subject matter expert on prescription drug & heroin abuse, misuse, diversion, safety and utilization to the Prescription Drug Action Committee. Mr. Massey’s work focused on engaging state and national leaders, conducting research to improve policy and clinical practice, strategy policy/program development, and executing broad-based prevention, education and population health programs. Prior to the Delaware Public Health, he was the Chief Operating Officer at the Kent Community Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center. Prior to that, he was Interim Director of Marketing and Community Outreach for the UnitedHealthcare, Delaware Medicaid managed care organization. Mr. Massey has extensive background in the Financial Services industry working at large Fortune 250 companies, with focus on product development, sales, retail management, operations and channel management. He is a graduate of Delaware State University and has completed his coursework for a Master of Science in Management (thesis pending) at Wilmington University.