Leah Binder, MA, MGA
President and CEO – Leapfrog Group
Since 2008, Leah Binder has served as President & CEO of The Leapfrog Group, an award winning national nonprofit based in Washington, D.C., representing employers and other purchasers of health care calling for improved safety and quality in hospitals. She is a regular contributor to Forbes.com, Harvard Business Review, and other publications, and consistently cited among the most influential people and top women in healthcare. Through annual surveys, the Leapfrog Group collects data from hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers on the quality of care. Leapfrog also grades hospitals on how safe they are with the Hospital Safety Grade, a bold initiative experts estimate resulted in saving over 40,000 lives a year since 2017.