Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
Dave was named Director of the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare by then Governor-Elect Brad Little in December 2018. Prior to his new post, he was with Blue Cross of Idaho as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Communications where he was responsible for oversight of sales, product development, brand, corporate advertising, public relations and consumer initiatives. Prior to joining Blue Cross of Idaho, Jeppesen worked as an international independent marketing consultant from 2009 to 2012, providing marketing strategy and brand position identification and implementation to clients in the U.S., Australia and throughout Europe. Jeppesen received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics from Idaho State University and a Masters in Applied Statistics from Ohio State University.