Mary Stefl, PhD

Biomedical & Healthcare Day and PAC Chair

Class IX (2014)


Dr. Stefl is Professor Emerita of Health Care Administration at Trinity University. She was a long-term former Department Chair, and former Dean of the Division of Behavioral and Administrative Studies. She has been with Trinity since 1984. She currently spends some time with Trinity’s Development Office engaging alumni of the health care program.

She has assumed leadership roles in the national professional community, having chaired organizations concerned with health administration education and program accreditation. She is also active in with a number of local non-profit and professional organizations, and now serves on the boards of Project Quest and the San Antonio Humane Society as well as the MLP. She is a former member of the MLP Alumni Association board.

Since 1996, she and colleague Richard Butler, Ph.D. have prepared (for the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and other local entities) more than thirty economic impact studies of the region’s Healthcare & Bioscience, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Hospitality, and Information Technology industries.