Redonda Miller, M.D., M.B.A.
Redonda Miller is president of The Johns Hopkins Hospital, a 1,100-bed academic medical center with $2.5 billion in operating revenue and more than 10,000 employees. Since her appointment in 2016, she has led successful efforts to expand the world-renowned hospital’s focus on high value care, to enhance safety and the patient experience, and to improve the health of all populations.
During Dr. Miller’s tenure, The Johns Hopkins Hospital has been consistently recognized for clinical excellence, maintaining its ranking among the top three hospitals in the nation on the U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll and earning its fourth consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. In 2019, the hospital received gold certification for person-centered care from Planetree International, becoming the largest academic medical center in the world to be certified by the organization.
Dr. Miller arrived at Johns Hopkins as a medical student in 1988. She joined the medical faculty in 1997 and earned a master’s degree in business administration from The Johns Hopkins University in 2004. Since then, she has served in several administrative roles of increasing responsibility, including vice chair of clinical operations for the Department of Medicine and senior vice president of medical affairs for the Johns Hopkins Health System.
A practicing internist, Dr. Miller continues to see patients, and her firsthand experience helps inform the decisions she makes to ensure that patients receive the highest quality care and that providers and staff members are supported in their work.
Dr. Miller is active in several community and professional organizations, volunteering her time as chair of the 2019 Greater Maryland Heart Walk and as a member of the Maryland Hospital Association’s executive committee and the Gilchrist board of directors. Her many honors include being named among 100 great leaders in health care by Becker’s Hospital Review and as one of the top 25 women leaders in health care in 2019 by Modern Healthcare magazine.
Dr. Miller is married to Albert Polito, M.D., a pulmonologist. They have two daughters, Francesca and Bianca.