JFCS Welcomes New Board President, Dr. David S. Loeb

David S. Loeb, M.D. was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from Newman School and Brown University magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with an A.B. in Political Science. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, he completed his Internal Medicine residency at Ochsner Foundation in New Orleans. David then completed a Gastroenterology fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, and has been a Consultant in Gastroenterology at Mayo Clinic, with experience in Rochester, MN, Scottsdale, AZ, and Jacksonville, FL.

David served as Chief of Gastroenterology at Mayo St. Luke’s Hospital and as Director of Endoscopy at Mayo Clinic Florida for many years and then served in several leadership capacities at Mayo Foundation, including Medical Director of Supply Chain Management, Chair of Mayo Clinic Jacksonville Risk Management, and Chair of the Foundation Clinical Equipment Committee. Dr. Loeb has published over 50 abstracts and articles in medical journals.

Following in a family tradition, David has a long history of community involvement. He created the Animal Care and Conservation Committee at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens and over a 20-year period additionally served as Chair of Finance, and President of the Board.

David was a Trustee and Vice-Chair at The Bolles School, and is currently on the Board of Directors of the Brown University Sports Foundation. He is a founding member of the Beaches Community Fund of the Jacksonville Community Foundation and serves on both its Coordinating and Grants committees.

Dr. Loeb has served on the Board of Directors of Jewish Family & Community Services since 2016. He brings much experience with him as he leads the organization through our next chapter.

David is married to Katharine Lovett Loeb and is the proud father of Philip and Robert Loeb.

For a complete list of JFCS Board Members, click here.