Lynn Taylor Downs, PhD, MBA

Captain, United States Navy

Deputy Director, Navy/Coast Guard & Assistant Professor 

Chair Admissions Committee 


CAPT Lynn Downs

Office Phone: (210) 221-7599


  • 2004 - PhD - Public Administration
    American University, Washington, DC   

  • 1989 - MBA - Business Administration   
    Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

  • 1987 - BS - Busines Administration
    The University of Texas, Austin, TX



  • Health Policy
  • Organizational Theory & Behavior
  • Marketing Management  

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member, American Society for Public Administration
  • Fellow, American College of Health Care Exectives
  • Member, Health Care Administrators of Tidewater (2002-2013)  


Doctorate Dissertation:  Taking Charge in a Short Term Limited Tenure Position  (2004).

Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Maryland University College Europe (2009).