Deputy Medical Center Director
VA Houston health care
Lindsey Crain, MHA, FACHE, was appointed as the Deputy Medical Center Director for Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in July 2019.
As Deputy Director, Ms. Crain is responsible for administrative operations, including Human Resources, Fiscal Service, Facilities Management, Environmental Management, Communications, Emergency Preparedness, Police, and Facility Planning. Ms. Crain began her VA career in 2005 at the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System as an Administrative Resident.
Ms. Crain holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in healthcare administration from Texas State University in San Marcos, has a black belt in lean six sigma, is a board-certified healthcare executive and fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives, and is a graduate of the VHA Health Care Leadership Development Program.
She serves as a board member for the South East Texas Chapter of ACHE and is an adjunct professor in the graduate healthcare administration program at Texas Woman’s University.