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Risa J. Lavizzo-Mourey, M.D.

Director since

Compensation & Management Development

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Dr. Lavizzo-Mourey has extensive health policy experience, serving as the PIK Professor of Health Equity and Health Policy and formerly as President and Chief Executive Officer of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the nation’s largest healthcare-focused philanthropic organization. Her role at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provided her with deep management, strategic, human capital and talent development expertise. In addition, her directorships at other public companies, including her service as Chair of the Governance Committee at GE, provide her with extensive experience on corporate governance matters. Dr. Lavizzo-Mourey was elected to the National Academy of Medicine, American Academy of Arts and Sciences and The American Philosophical Society.

Career highlights

University of Pennsylvania

  • Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor of Health Equity and Health Policy (2018-present)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

  • President Emerita (2017-present)
  • President and Chief Executive Officer (2003-2017)
  • Senior Vice President and Director (2001-2002)