Linzy Davenport, RN, is the Chief Nurse Executive for the Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center.
Davenport joined Kaiser Permanente in 2011 as a Nurse Manager at the Roseville Medical Center, then moved to Clinical Quality Director from 2015 to 2017. She then served as the Continuity of Care Service Director for the Sacramento Medical Center from 2017 to 2018, becoming interim Chief Nurse Executive in June 2018. That role became permanent in April 2019.
Davenport earned a BS in Nursing from California State University, Sacramento, and a MS in Integrated Healthcare Management from Western Governers University. In 2019, Davenport was one of only 22 nurse leaders chosen for the American Organization of Nurse Executive Fellowship. She was also selected for the Coldiron Senior Nurse Executive Fellowship at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University, Ohio.
Davenport serves on the Board of Directors of Joshua House.