Chief Clinical Officer

Debbi McRann is the Chief Clinical Officer, providing leadership to the Organ Recovery, Tissue Recovery, and Hospital Services departments, as well as the Donor Services Communication Center.

Debbi, a native to Baltimore began her career as a critical care nurse specializing in Trauma and Transplant at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. She served as the In-House Coordinator at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, developed protocols for the Living Donor Advocate program, and served on the End of Life Planning Committee prior to her current position.

Debbi has been a member of numerous committees and boards such as the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations Procurement and Hospital Development Councils, Region 2 Education Committee, and the UNOS Pancreas and Pediatric Committees. Debbi has facilitated the development of innovative programs including Vascular Composite Allograft donation and transplant, HOPE Act protocols, and ex-vivo lung perfusion. She is currently the Chair of the Living Legacy Foundation Clinical Advisory Board.

Debbi’s personal values are congruent with the mission of the Living Legacy Foundation as her life has been touched professionally and personally by organ, eye, and tissue donation and transplantation. Debbi’s uncle was a living kidney donor and transplant recipient.

Debbi holds a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from Villa Julie College and is pursuing her MBA at the University of Baltimore.