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Office of the President

Jack Haye

Mr. Haye became the third President of Patrick Henry College in 2015 after thirty years in the banking world. Mr. Haye holds degrees from Baylor University and American Graduate School of International Management, including a Master's of International Management-Finance and Accounting.  Mr. Haye spent the first ten years of his banking career in corporate lending, primarily with Bank of America.  He spent the last twenty years at Wells Fargo Bank where he held senior leadership positions as Senior Vice President of Corporate Lending and later as Executive Vice President and National Manager of Treasury Management Consulting.  He served on the Board of Visitors for the School of Music at Baylor University (1986-1992), and was a founding member of Patrick Henry College's Board of Trustees in 1998.  Mr. Haye served as the Board Chairman from 2000-2015.Since March of 2012, Mr. Haye served as Executive Pastor of First Baptist Church of McKinney, a 5000-member church located near Dallas, Texas. His responsibilities there included staff development, budget management, development and delivery of apologetics teaching series, and oversight of both local and international missional engagement in the areas of orphan care, education, and human trafficking.

At PHC, Mr. Haye is the chief executive officer overseeing the internal and external affairs of the college while maintaining an education program consistent with the mission of the college.

Mr. Haye and his wife Carol have been married for 34 years. They have one daughter and seven sons, ranging in age from 14 to 29.


Mary Haynes
Executive Assistant to the President and Provost

As the Executive Assistant to the President and the Provost, Mrs. Mary Haynes serves as the primary point of contact between the busy executive offices, faculty, students, guests, and others outside the college. She also coordinates academic events, chapel speakers, and special lectures, and assists Dr. Veith on various research projects and publications.

Mrs. Haynes is the wife of our Government Professor, Dr. Michael Haynes.  They live in Round Hill with their soft-coated wheaten terrier, Bray. Mrs. Haynes brings to the college her many years of experience as an administrative assistant in both the Christian and secular worlds.  They are blessed with three daughters and three grandchildren.