Lorraine Leigh Lutton serves as the President of St. Joseph’s Hospital, a 529 bed tertiary acute care facility in Tampa Florida and member of the BayCare Health System, as well as the Hillsborough County Market Leader for BayCare Health System, where her responsibilities include representing BayCare to the community, serving as the local liaison to the BayCare Governing Board and coordinating all of BayCare’s acute care facilities in Hillsborough County, including St. Joseph’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital-North, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital-South and South Florida Baptist Hospital in Plant City, totalling over 1,000 beds. Ms. Lutton has been employed by St. Joseph’s in a variety of roles since 1992, serving most recently as Chief Operating Officer from 2004 to 2013, when she was named as President. Ms. Lutton received her bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her master’s degree in business administration from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA. Ms. Lutton is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives
Ms. Lutton brings to our Board substantial business experience in the healthcare arena, as well as communication, planning, organizational and management skills.