Lisa Aurilio, chief operating officer, Akron Children's Hospital

Lisa Aurilio

Aurilio, MSN, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, is the chief operating officer at Akron Children’s Hospital.  She oversees Professional and Support Services, the Department of Pediatrics, Patient Services, the Center for Operations Excellence, Surgical Sub-Specialty Practices and the Mahoning Valley enterprises.

Prior to this role, Aurilio served as the vice president of Patient Services and chief nursing officer. In this role, Lisa was the administrator for the Patient Services Division that includes the inpatient care units across two campuses, surgical services, emergency services, school health and the Home Care division. 

Aurilio earned Master of Science and Bachelor’s degrees from the Kent State College of Nursing and a Master of Business Administration degree in the Kent State Executive MBA program. She was awarded the 2016 Diversity in Nursing Award from Modern Healthcare.  She is a graduate of Leadership Akron and President of Akron Children’s Home Care Board.