Legends Award Eligibility and Nomination Information


Nominees must be former hospital or health care system CEOs who served in Texas and have been retired from the position of CEO of a hospital or health system for at least five years. In addition, they must have made significant contributions to THA and be a respected leader in the health care industry in the state of Texas.

Selection Criteria
Nominees must demonstrate outstanding achievements and leadership within the health care industry. Nominees will be recognized for their collective body of work throughout their careers.

Nominations may be supported by letters; press releases; financial information; information about patient outcomes, programs and services; and any other information that validates the candidate’s leadership achievements (maximum 15 pages).

Selection Process
The Earl M. Collier Award Selection Committee will select the recipient of the Legends Award. The selection committee is composed of the THA chairman and appointed past recipients of the Collier Award.

The honoree will be featured in THA publications and recognized at the board dinner held in conjunction with the THA Annual Conference and Expo.