Dan E. Champney
Dan Champney is Deputy General Counsel.
He joined HAP in July 2011 as Vice President, Associate General Counsel. Immediately prior to joining HAP he operated Champney Law Firm in Grand Blanc, Michigan where he specialized in advising clients on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (federal health care reform). He previously served as Vice President and General Counsel for Health Plus of Michigan, where he provided executive leadership for the legal, human resources, labor relations and compliance departments. Dan is the only non-CEO to have received the Ellis J. Bonner Outstanding Achievement Award – the Michigan Association of Health Plan's highest honor.
A lifelong Michigan resident, Dan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School. He is the Past Chair of the Michigan Association of Health Plans Legislative Committee and a frequent speaker at the Michigan Institute for Continuing Legal Education Health Law Conference.