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Risa Lavizzo-Mourey Edit Profile

CEO

Dr. Risa Lavizzo-Mourey is the President and CEO of оne of America's largest philanthropic organizations (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation) devoted to health and health care.

Achievements

  • She is the first African-American woman to head the Foundation, which has an endowment of about $8 billion and distributes more than $400 million a year.

    Risa was in Forbes List of the 100 Most Powerful Women (2008). And was named one of the grio's History Makers in the Making

Membership

  • Association of Academic Minority Physicians

  • National Medical Association

Connections

Husband:
Robert J. Mourey - physician

2 children:
Rel, Max