Dale Dettmer

Dale Dettmer joined the Health First Board of Trustees in October 2014. He is the past Chairman and a member of the Board of Directors of Health First Foundation, Inc., a past Chairman and Director Emeritus of the Community Foundation for Brevard, Inc., past Chairman and a member of the Board of Trustees of Florida Institute of Technology, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Central Florida Kidney Centers, Inc.

Dettmer is a partner in the law firm of Krasny and Dettmer, and specializes in business law, estate planning and real property law. He is board certified in taxation by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education and is ‚??AV‚?? rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating for legal ability and ethics.

He was a founding shareholder and later Chairman of the Board of The Bank Brevard, Inc. when it merged with and into BankFIRST. He served as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of BankFIRST and a member of the Board of Directors of The Bankshares, Inc., a bank holding company, which subsequently merged with and into Seacoast National Bank.  

Dettmer earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology and a Juris Doctorate with honors from the University of Florida. He is currently a member of the University of Florida Law Review.