David L. Heaton

Executive Director

David Heaton joined the Children’s Services Council of Martin County in 1990.  David was the Council’s first Director of Community Planning and Development and was promoted to Executive Director in 2007.  Prior to joining the CSCMC team, David worked for 13 years with the State Department of Children and Families as the Supervisor of the Mixed Services Unit’s Child Welfare Office in Stuart, Florida, and as the Child Welfare Director for the District Department of Children and Families Office in West Palm Beach, Florida.  David has served on numerous public and private sector boards, councils, and committees throughout his career.

David Heaton holds a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from the University of Central Florida and a Masters Degree in Social Work from Florida International University.