Robert Earley, President and CEO
A political science graduate from the University of North Texas, Robert Earley was only 23 when he was elected to the Texas House of Representatives, where he served for 10 years. Before joining JPS Health Network in 2005 as a senior vice president focused on community and government affairs, he taught college courses at Texas A&M, ran an Austin-based public affairs firm and served as a TV political analyst.
Earley was named interim president and CEO in May 2008 and was named president and CEO in February 2009. Earley holds a master’s degree in healthcare administration from the University of Texas at Arlington. He serves on the board of the Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute.