Curtis V. Cooper Primary Health Care, Inc. hosted a “Meet and Greet” on last Monday officially announcing the appointment of Albert B. Grandy, Jr. as Chief Executive Officer. The event was held at the Charles H. Morris Center. Community leaders gathered along with elected officials to welcome Mr. Grandy to his new position.
Mr. Grandy began his tenure at Curtis V. Cooper Primary-Health Care, Inc. as CFO/COO in November 2011 where he served in this position until being named Interim Chief Executive Officer from July 2013 until his recent appointment as Chief Executive Officer in July 2014. Mr. Grandy brings to the office more than 33 years of progressive executive leadership experience. Prior to joining CVCPHC, he served as Sr. VP Chief Corporate Officer for seven years and managed the corporate operations for a Managed Service Organization that provided direction for three entities – a Managed Care Organization, Community Health Center and`Foundation with a combined budget in excess of $140 million dollars. He also served as CFO for several Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCS) in Washington, DC; Atlanta, GA; St. Louis, MO and Huntsville, AL.
Other professional experience includes service as the CFO/VP of Administration for IT firm, auditor for Washington Area Transit Authority and Amtrak. His career started in public accounting and advanced to audit manager before moving directly into the health care industry. Mr. Grandy maintains active involvement in several community organizations.
Currently, he serves on the Executive Committee for Chatham County Safety Net, a network of providers serving Chatham County, GA and the NACHC Public Housing and Nominating Committees (National Association for Community Health Centers). He coaches and assists in multiple community youth sports teams -baseball, football and basketball. Additionally, Mr. Grandy, who is married and has four children and three grandchildren, is an avid and gifted golfer.