Kim Hoppe, M.A.

Interim Vice President, Marketing and Communications

As interim vice president of marketing and communications, Kim Hoppe oversees the hospital’s marketing and communications operations, including internal communications to physicians and employees and external marketing strategy.

She also serves as senior director of public relations and corporate communications for Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore where she oversees strategic media interaction and integrated external institutional communications and manages the public relations and corporate communications team.

Hoppe previously spent nine years as associate director of communications and public affairs for Johns Hopkins Children's Center in Baltimore, where she managed media relations, video production and special event coordination for the hospital. A journalist for nearly 10 years, Hoppe was a senior news producer, medical news producer, and newsroom manager at the Baltimore CBS and ABC television affiliates and a coordinating producer at Maryland Public Television. She has received several Tellys, a nomination for an Emmy and an award of merit from the Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development.

Hoppe earned her Master of Arts degree in communication from Johns Hopkins University with a concentration of study in corporate and non-profit communication. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from the University of Connecticut. She is a longstanding member of the Public Relations Society of America.