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Marc Adrien Gelinas, American healthcare administrator.


Gelinas, Marc Adrien was born on August 25, 1947 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Marcel Joseph and Jeanette Gelinas.


Bachelor of Science in Zoology, University Massachusetts, 1969. Certified in Physical Therapy, Duke University Medical Center, 1970. Master of Health Administration, Duke University, 1978.

Doctor (honorary) Hamburgerology, McDonald's Hamburger University, Oak Brook, Illinois, 1988.


Acting director patient services division, U. Massachusetts Health Center, Amherst, 1975-1976;manager clinical support services, U. Massachusetts Health Center, Amherst, 1976;administrator, Health Care Systems, Inc., Durham, North Carolina, 1978;director general support services, Burlington County Memorial Hospital, Mount Holly, New Jersey, 1978-1980;vice president facilities and program development, Nexus healthcare corporation, Mount Holly, 1980-1982;administrator, Burlington Geriatric Centers, Inc., Mount Holly, 1982-1984;regional v.p, northeast, Volunteer Hospitals of America, Inc., Irving, Texas, 1984-1986;vice president business development, Volunteer Hospitals of America, Inc., Irving, Texas, 1986-1988;president, owner, LSG Business Development Group, Colleyville, Texas, 1988-1993;vice president strategic development, Harris Methodist Health System, Fort Worth, 1993-1995;vice president product management, Harris Methodist Health Plan, Arlington, Texas, 1995-1997;president, Business Directions, Inc., Southlake, Texas, since 1997.


Member Planning and Zoning Commission, Colleyville, 1987-1989. Committee member Woodland Hills Homeowners Association, Colleyville, 1986-1987. Scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, since 1995, cubmaster pack 575, 1996-1997.

President Parent Teacher Club, St. Vincent's School, 1995-1997. First lieutenant United States Army, 1970-1971. Captain United States Army Reserve, 1971-1976.

Fellow American College Healthcare Executives. Member American Hospital Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: sailing.


Married Mary Lillian Smith, March 3, 1984. 1 child, Alexander Joseph Marcel.