Carla E. Small
Executive Director, Innovation – Boston Children’s Hospital
Carla leads the Innovation Accelerator which has spun out five companies, including Circulation and Mightier, and partnered to accelerate external startups with portfolio venture funding totaling over $110 million. Carla also serves as the executive lead for Operational Effectiveness for Boston Children’s Hospital enterprise-wide.
Prior to joining Boston Children’s, Carla founded a health care strategy consulting firm and was a consultant with Health Advances. She also led product development at startup Work/Family Directions where she launched a series of groundbreaking products and services. She received her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and her MBA from the Harvard Business School.