Kelly Leggett, MD, MHA

Chief Clinical Transformation Officer

Kelly Leggett

Kelly Leggett, MD, has served as the chief clinical transformation officer for Cone Health since October 2018. In this role, she looks at standardizing care in ways that improve the quality and lower the costs for patients across Cone Health.

Leggett is a practicing obstetrician and gynecologist with the Center for Women's Health Care (i.e. faculty practice) at Cone Health. She previously led the faculty for a decade as the medical director.

Leggett is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. She later served as chief resident of the obstetrics and gynecology residency program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, New York. Leggett holds a master’s degree in health administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a graduate of the Health Management Academy in Washington D.C.

Leggett is the secretary for the board of directors of Cone Health Foundation. She is also the medical director of Guilford Community Care Network. Leggett leads Brownie Troop #02486.