William F. Lucas Jr.

CEO

Mr. Lucas has been a leader in the healthcare industry for over 25 years. He is currently the CEO of UTC HEALTH & REHAB. Prior to joining UTC HEALTH & REHAB in October 2013, he was the CEO of Austin Pain Associates, an 11-physician and 19-midlevel pain management practice that serves Central Texas. Before joining Austin Pain Associates, he was the CFO and Associate CEO of Central Texas OB/GYN Associates.  Central Texas OB/GYN Associates is a 39-physician practice covering five locations in the Austin area. Mr. Lucas played a vital role in the merger of the five practices forming Central Texas OB/GYN Associates. He was the administrator of The OB/GYN Group of Austin, an 8-physician obstetrics and gynecology practice, which merged into Central Texas OB/GYN Associates.

Prior to joining the group in 2003, he was president of Lucas Medical Associates, a company owning and operating freestanding imaging centers in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Additionally, he was the president of GammaPlus, a radioisotope pharmaceutical company operating four locations in various parts of the United States, and CFO of Columbia Home Health Services and Tarrant Outpatient Center. Mr. Lucas is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Business Administration.  In addition, he is a Texas licensed CPA.

Mr. Lucas has actively served on several boards, including positions as president and vice president of finance for the Capitol Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America, president of the Westlake Youth Basketball Association, and treasurer of the Austin Basketball Officials Association. He is actively involved in his church where he has held several leadership positions. Mr. Lucas is married with five children and six grandchildren.