President and CEO

Dr. Donna Lamb assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) also known as The Match® in 2019. The Match provides an orderly and fair mechanism for matching the preferences of applicants and the preferences of residency training programs for more than 40,000 graduating medical students and residents and more than 12,000 residents into 67 subspecialty fellowship programs. Before joining the NRMP, Dr. Lamb was an executive director at the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) overseeing the accreditation of residency and fellowship training programs for the specialties of general surgery, thoracic surgery, and plastic surgery. She also held positions in graduate medical education as Designated Institution Official overseeing the development of residency and fellowship training programs and chair of Graduate Medical Education Committee. Dr. Lamb began her career in nursing, working in trauma, cardiovascular, and neonatal intensive care units, and has also held positions as a director for hospital operations and administration and legal consulting.