Medstar, Michigan’s largest EMS and mobile healthcare provider, welcomes Leeya Sutter to the executive leadership team as the nonprofit’s Vice President of Human Resources. Sutter will lead Medstar’s growing Human Relations team responsible for creating an award-winning employee experience, recruitment efforts, and strategic personnel planning. 

Sutter has over 18 years of leadership experience. She recently served as the Director of Human Resources for The Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART.) Before her most recent role, Sutter worked as an employment and training manager and a labor relations specialist. She also has experience in the automotive and retail industries.  

“We are fortunate to have Leeya join our organization,” said Medstar CEO Kolby Miller. “She brings a wealth of knowledge and will help us provide the best care and service to our team members. I know she will be key to our activities as we continue on our journey of developing the most effective, safest emergency medical and mobile health care in the region.” 

“I am honored to be a part of such an innovative, patient, and provider-focused team,” said Sutter. “I am passionate about helping others and dedicated to serving our team members. Medstar’s reputation for innovation is incredible and is built on values that align with mine.”  

Sutter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resources Development from Oakland University. She graduated in 2006. 

About Medstar 

Medstar is Michigan’s largest 911 EMS and mobile healthcare provider, serving more than 190,000 emergency, critical care, and interfacility patients each year. As a not-for-profit organization, Medstar leads the region in employee education and training, as well as the development of clinical services designed to improve the health and wellness of patients in the communities and health systems it serves. For more information, visit

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