June 2017

Texas Children’s Heart Center – No. 1 in the nation

heart center

Our U.S. News & World Report rankings were released yesterday, and I’m proud to say that Texas Children’s again made an impressive showing in this annual survey. Eight of our pediatric subspecialities are ranked in the top 10, and the other two are very close and steadily climbing. Most exciting, however, is that we have again had another specialty rise to the very top spot – Texas Children’s is… Read More

Category: Innovation, Leadership, Quality, Recognition, Reputation

Leading at home: What being a single dad taught me about leadership


In honor of Father’s Day this Sunday, I thought I’d share one of my favorite blog posts from a couple years ago about two incredible people I adore – my children. I’m grateful for the lessons they taught me and for the honor of being their father. 

About 23 years ago, I became a single dad to my two young children, Emily and Ben. Emily was 11 and Ben was… Read More

Category: Leadership, Maxims of Leadership