Sierra Smith

Vice President of Business Development

Sierra Smith is a vice president of business development and portfolio relations manager with Leavitt Partners. In her business development role, Sierra cultivates new and existing client relationships and oversees the east coast region. As portfolio relations manager, she works closely with Leavitt Equity Partners portfolio companies to support and enhance their growth.

Prior to Leavitt Partners, Sierra was the Chief of Staff to the CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) where she directed key strategic initiatives and worked with company hospitals to ensure business performance. Sierra started at CTCA as part of the management fellowship program, after which she partnered with the CEO to launch a health policy department to monitor the impact of U.S. health policy changes and build local and national relationships with key politicians.

Sierra is based out of New York City, and has a bachelor’s degree in science from the University of Notre Dame and a MBA from Harvard Business School.