Executive Vice President, Administration, Seton Healthcare Family
President and Chief Executive Officer, Seton Ventures & Alliances
Tom Gallagher currently serves the Seton Healthcare Family as executive vice president of Administration and president and CEO of Seton Ventures & Alliances.
He joined the Seton Family as chief financial officer in 1983 after 12 years with a national independent public accounting firm. He served as CFO for 14 years and then assumed additional responsibilities at Seton, including senior vice president of business development, then president of Seton’s South Market until being named an executive vice president in 2012.
Tom collaborated in the development and implementation of Seton’s operating plan, integrated strategic and operating financial plan and capital planning. In addition, he is responsible for the evaluation and development of all Seton joint venture opportunities and governance oversight of those joint venture operations. He is also responsible for real estate transactions, systemwide plant operations and construction, dietary, environmental services, planning, analytics and health economics, patient logistics, medical office building development and operations, as well as Seton’s human resources operations. He is also responsible for development of contractual relationships with key physician groups and other providers of medical services.
Tom received his undergraduate degree in accounting from Indiana University. He is the past chair of the Austin Community College Foundation Board of Trustees and continues to serve on the Board of Trustees. He also represents the Seton Healthcare Family on joint venture governing boards, as well as serving on many Seton-related governing boards.