Executive Vice President, Operations
Seton Family of Hospitals, Seton Clinical Enterprise, Seton Insurance Services, Legal
Tim LaFrey’s responsibilities include oversight of Seton’s Hospital, Clinical Enterprise and Insurance divisions as well as Legal Services. Before becoming executive vice president of Operations, he was senior vice president for Seton Ventures and Alliances. Tim serves as an ex-officio member of the Seton Healthcare Family Board of Trustees and is a member of the Finance Committee. He is also chairman of the board of directors of Seton Insurance Services and the Seton Health Plan.
Tim served on the Seton Board of Trustees for more than five years before joining the organization. During his tenure on the board, he chaired the Joint Ventures Committee, Finance Committee and Audit Committee. He also served as president and was a member of the Board of Directors of American Physicians Service Group Inc., a publicly traded insurance and financial services company. During his tenure, the company was recognized by Forbes and Fortune magazines as one of the country’s fastest-growing public companies. Before that Tim practiced law for 21 years, the last 10 of which were with the international law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld, where he served as partner in charge of the Austin office and chaired the firm’s health care mergers and acquisitions practice. He is also a certified public accountant and spent the first six years of his professional career in the audit practice of KPMG Peat Marwick.
Tim received his BBA in Accounting from Texas A&I University and his law degree from The University of Texas School of Law. He has served in leadership positions in numerous civic, charitable and professional organizations.