About David Noel, M.B.A., C.M.P.E.

David Noel is the UCF College of Medicine’s Associate Vice President of Administration, Finance and Operations, responsible for all college finances, budgeting, business operations and operations at all of its facilities.  David also provides administrative and operational oversight of the college’s physician practice plan at all locations.

He joined the medical school in March 2014.  Previously, he spent 18 years as a Vice Chair for Finance and Administration at Vanderbilt University Medical School. There, he was the chief healthcare administrator for more than 170 physicians and 250 staff members at Vanderbilt’s Section of Surgical Sciences and the Department of Surgery.

A graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and a career Army officer, David has also served as a strategic planner and administrative leader overseas with our NATO allies and also in the states. He has taught and published on topics related to leadership and decision-making.