About Dave

Dave Yacavone Head shot Currently Retired – employed for forty years in health and human services on the state and local level. Served as Commissioner of Aging and Disabilities in the Dean Administration and Commissioner of Children and Families in the Shumlin Administration. Past Chair of Public Oversight Commission. Director of Operations for Agency of Human Services. Sixteen years as Nursing Home Administrator. Directed government relations for Vermont Hospital Association.

Thirty years combined experience in local government including Select Board, School Board, Planning Commission (local and regional), Town Moderator and State Representative (served two terms in the 1990’s).

Community service as Trustee on hospital, home health, nursing home, mental health and Federally Qualified Health Center Board of Directors in the past.

Graduated from Johnson State College. Recipient of Distinguished Alumni Award.

Lives in Morrisville with wife Deborah. Two sons, Seth and Evan.