Robert L. "Bob" Walker
Bob Walker joined the administrative staff at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in 1979. He was named executive vice president and chief operating officer in 1989. Bob's responsibilities include management of the day-to-day operations of the hospital to ensure that the highest degree of medical care is provided to our patients.
Bob serves on the board of trustees of the Texas Hospital Association which represents 85 percent of the state’s acute-care hospitals and health care systems. He also serves on the board of trustees for the Dallas Fort Worth Hospital Council, the advisory board for The Ronald McDonald House, the advisory board for Camp John Marc and the Executive Committee of the Dallas White Rock Marathon. Bob previously served as chair for the Shelton School and Evaluation Center. Bob is a native of Garland, Texas. He earned his Bachelor of Business administration degree from East Texas University and his Master of Healthcare Administration degree from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas and recently received the Trinity University Dean Leonard A. Duce Award for Excellence in Healthcare. Bob is a 33° Scottish Rite Mason and holds fellowship status in the American College of Healthcare Executives.