Tom Haines, Jr., MHA

Liaison with EMBA-Dallas - Economics
Newsletter Editor - Economics
Preceptor Coordinator, Robbins Institute for Health Policy and Leadership - Economics
Lecturer - Economics

Contact Information

Campus Phone:  (254) 710-4151
Fax:  (254) 710-6142
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98003
Waco, TX  76798
Office Location:  Cashion #311.01

Educational Background

  • MHA - Health Care Administration, BAYLOR UNIVERSITY, 1994
  • BS - Business Management, UNIV MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK, 1986


Serve as liaison between the Robbins Institute and the staff of the EMBA-Healthcare Program, Dallas

Assemble articles, write articles, and oversee all aspects of production, printing, and mailing of semi-annual Robbins Institute Newsletter

Develop and maintain residency sites for MBA-Healthcare Administration students. Build and cultivate relationships with CEOs and other healthcare leaders across the country. Place students in the appropriate residency based on students' personalities, skills and talents to ensure the students are the right fit for the unique environment of each residency site. Teach courses as required in the MBA Healthcare Program

Work Experience

  • Chief Executive Officer / Group Commander, 7th Medical Group, Dyess AFB, Abilene TX (March 28, 2008 - June 22, 2010)
  • Chief Operating Officer / Squadron Commander, 90th Medical Group, FE Warren AFB, Cheyenne WY (June 28, 2006 - March 24, 2008)
  • National Director, Professional Recruiting and Accessions, Air Force Recruiting Service (June 18, 2004 - June 16, 2006)
  • Administrator, Medical Operations, Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio TX (July 18, 2002 - June 1, 2004)
  • Director, Regional Operations, TRICARE Europe Office, Sembach Air Base, Germany (October 2000 - June 28, 2002)
  • Chief Operating Officer, 86th Medical Group, Ramstein Air Base, Germany (July 1999 - October 2000)
  • , Various (August 1, 1977 - July 1999)
  • Colonel, US Air Force (August 1, 1977 - June 30, 2010)

Licensures and Certifications

  • Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives (January 1, 2007 - December 31, 2013)
  • Board Certified Healthcare Administrator, American College of Healthcare Executives (August 20, 1994 - December 31, 2013)

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association

Presentations and Proceedings

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"Healthcare Administration Careers and Education," presented at the Healthcare Administration Career Night, Marquette University, Milwaukee WI, October 2013.

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

"Leadership & Management," presented at the Mercy 4 Ubuzima, Kigali, Rwanda, June 2013.

"Medical Tourism (Moderator)," presented at the Continuing Education Event, Temple, Texas, May 2013.

"Transforming Healthcare One Leader at a Time," Proceedings of the Central Texas Institute, Waco, Texas, February 2013.
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