Molly Porter is the director of training for Kaiser Permanente International, where she develops programs about Kaiser Permanente for international healthcare leaders in the US and other countries. She has represented Kaiser Permanente in Brazil, Canada, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and Spain.
Porter has worked for Kaiser Permanente for 19 years, holding positions at the national, regional, and local levels. Previously, she spent three years as the communications manager in East Bay Public Affairs, serving both the Oakland and Richmond medical centers. Earlier in her career, she worked as a communications consultant for Kaiser Permanente Information Technology and as a manager in Northern California and Program Offices Corporate Communications. She has also run her own communications training and consulting business, where her clients included the US Agency for International Development, PricewaterhouseCoopers, McKesson Health Systems, Blue Shield of California, and Kaiser Permanente.
She earned her bachelor's degree in romance languages and literature from Antioch University and studied in Paris, France, and Cuernavaca, Mexico.