Chief Executive Officer & President
Shields Health Care
Thomas A. Shields, Class of ’92, is the CEO and President of Shields Health Care, the largest and most technically advanced network of MRI, PET/CT, and radiation therapy facilities in New England.
Prior to assuming his role as President, Tom held the position of Executive Vice President of Marketing & Sales and Director of Real Estate Management. During
Tom’s tenure as President of Shields Health Care, the company has expanded into Northern New England and diversified its portfolio to include PET/CT imaging, equipment maintenance and service, radiology management and ambulatory surgery. In 2013, Shields was awarded the Northeastern’s Family Business of the Year Award. Before joining SHC, Tom served as a congressional aide.
Tom Shields is a leader in the community and actively involved in numerous philanthropic endeavors including Trinity Catholic Academy, Boys & Girls Club of Brockton, Friendship Home, and Norwell VNA and Hospice. Tom is also a board member of Trinity Catholic Academy. This generosity of spirit is an integral part of both the Shields Health Care corporate culture and the Shields family. He was the Boys
& Girls Club of Brockton’s 2013 Community Honoree.
Tom earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Stonehill College. Tom’s longstanding connection to Stonehill began with his father, Thomas F. Shields, who served as Chairman of Stonehill’s Board of Trustees. Through the generosity of his parents, the Tom and Mary Science Center was named in the family’s honor.