David Acuff, Executive Director of The Blake at Pensacola, a 118 bed Assisted Living and Memory Care Community. David is a 30-year Navy Veteran with more than two decades of experience in healthcare leadership. Acuff earned both a Bachelor and Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration, has an Assisted Living Administrator’s License, is nationally Certified as a Dementia Practitioner (CDP) and Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional (CMDCP).
David is an active member of the Florida Assisted Living Association (FALA) and currently serving a second consecutive term as FALA Northwest Regional Director. He has been an Executive Director of Assisted Living communities for more than 7 years since his retirement from the United States Navy.
David is married to Stefanie Hall Acuff, they have four adult children, twin 17-year-old sons and eight grandchildren. They reside in Bagdad, Florida and are active in their church, 1st Baptist Church, Milton.