Kayla Sutton, M.H.A.

Chief of Staff for Administration

Kayla Sutton, M.H.A.As chief of staff for administration, Kayla Sutton, M.H.A., serves as an advisor and consultant to the hospital president and executive leaders, providing guidance, coordination and management of high-level, cross-functional projects and programs to further the Johns Hopkins All Children’s operational and strategic priorities. She also manages and supports the organization’s governance structure and serves as the Board of Trustees executive liaison.


Sutton joined Johns Hopkins All Children’s in 2018 as program manager for the Maternal, Fetal & Neonatal Institute. She managed the institute’s programmatic and administrative operations and implemented the institute’s strategic plan to grow volumes and improve outcomes. Before joining Johns Hopkins All Children’s, she was the senior planning and business development consultant at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Prior to her work at St. Louis Children’s, Sutton managed physician practices for BJC Medical Group.

Sutton earned her Bachelor of Science in health information management and her Master of Health Administration from St. Louis University.