Rob Hamilton is an experienced executive with more than 28 years in the health care industry. Mr. Hamilton joined Med-Trans Corporation in 2010 and today, serves as the President of the organization. As the company President, Mr. Hamilton is responsible for all operations of the company. He leads a workforce of over 700 employees in aviation, medical, maintenance and business administration operations. Prior to accepting this role, Mr. Hamilton was the Chief Operating Officer.
Before joining Med-Trans Corporation, for the past 16 years, Mr. Hamilton has held increasing responsible roles within the air medical industry including Vice President of Hospital Services Division of another larger operator. He was the Executive Director of the Thomas Jefferson Emergency Medical Services Council, Inc. Mr. Hamilton has been a practicing paramedic since 1988 in both volunteer and career Fire and EMS agencies. Mr. Hamilton served on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Mr. Hamilton holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Edwin L. Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University and attended undergraduate training at Virginia Commonwealth University. He was also a Fellow at the University of Virginia Sorensen Institute.
Mr. Hamilton has received multiple Commendation Awards from the Virginia Department of Health, Office of EMS for deployments on 9/11 to the Pentagon and to Franklin County’s 100-year flood in the role as Commander of Virginia Disaster Task Force 12. He is also the author of several industry research publications and is frequently a speaker at industry conferences. Mr. Hamilton is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and is a Medical Transport Leadership Institute graduate.