Barry-Lewis Harris II, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Barry-Lewis Harris II, MD is a recognized leader with academic acumen and professional expertise in various facets. He has been responsible for improvements in clinical care delivery, quality metrics, development, health information management with product system go-live implementation, and patient-centered medical home establishment (PCMH).
Prior to joining Common Table Health Alliance, Dr. Harris has had a wide array of practice and leadership experience. Dr. Harris served as a co-chair of the CTHA Advisory Committee. He has led a diversified family medicine group, directed an Acute Inpatient Detoxification Unit, and served as the Medical Director for a Long Term Acute Care Facility and Nursing Home Center. Dr. Harris was selected to be Chief of Medicine and Chief of Staff at a private for-profit hospital. Within the Veterans Healthcare System, Dr.. Harris was selected to serve as Chief Medical Officer of Primary Care and Chief of Staff. Most recently, Dr. Harris was Chief Medical Officer with a Federally Qualified Healthcare Center. He has also maintained his own independent consulting practice.
Dr. Harris possesses essential experience in leadership, advocacy, health policy, culturally competent medical care, and organizational excellence. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He obtained his Doctorate of Medicine at East Tennessee State University and completed his residency at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee in the studies of Family Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Harris has been inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He currently serves on the National Quality Forum's Health & Wellness Committee, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee's Health Disparities Committee, and the ACE Awareness Foundation's Policy Committee.
His community involvement includes membership in Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, "Delta Boule", as well as a Life Member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, where he serves as Tennessee's Executive Director. He is also a member of Leadership Memphis' 2017 Executive Class.
Reneé S. Frazier, MHSA, FACHE
Reneé S. Frazier is an experienced leader in the health care management arena with expertise in hospital operations, managed care, volunteer and community service, health promotion, strategic planning and organizational excellence. She is known for her advocacy toward greater transparency of health care quality indicators and patient experience report cards. She is also a strong leader in the Memphis Shelby County community addressing issues of Health Policy, Environmental Barriers, Health Equity and Community Engagement that will lead our region to better health.
Prior to joining Common Table Health Alliance, formerly Healthy Memphis Common Table, in January 2009, Frazier served as the regional senior vice president and executive officer of VHA Pennsylvania, the Pittsburgh division of VHA Inc., a national hospital alliance of more than 2,200 health care organizations across the U.S. She has also served as a vice president of BlueCross BlueShield of Maryland, chief operating officer for Liberty Medical Center and Lutheran Health Care Corporation in Baltimore, and a strategic consultant for Community Health Centers in Maryland.
Frazier has written a number of health care-related articles and conducted workshops on a variety of health, leadership and lifestyle topics. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in business and sociology from the University of Maryland and a master's degree in health services administration from George Washington University. As of May 2016, Frazier retired as CTHA's first Chief Executive Officer and will remain active with the organization in an emeritus status.
Programs Officer & Executive Assistant
Chris Owens, MBA, CFRE
Director of Development, Marketing and Community Relations
Program Coordinator Intern & Special Assistant to Dr. Barry-Lewis Harris II
Rose Lindsey-Giulian, RN, RHIA, PHD
Advisory Committee To The BOARD
The Common Table Health Alliance Advisory Committee brings together a diverse group of community leaders to provide strategic input regarding the Common Table Health Alliance's programs and initiatives.
Co-Chair: Peg Thorman Hartig, PhD: Past Chair, Board of Directors, Common Table Health Alliance
Co-Chair: Cecilia Sawyer: The Links, Incorporated
Baptist Memorial Health Care: Cynthia Allen, System Community Involvement Manager
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis: Tiffanie Grier, Technical Training Center Career Placement Director
City of Memphis: Maria Fuhrmann, Research Analyst
City of Memphis: Doug Mcgowen, Chief Operating Officer
Delta Medical Center of Memphis: Lynn Doyle, Executive Director Business Development/Marketing
Life Enhancement Services: Mark Yates, President & CEO
Livable Memphis: John-Paul Schaffer, Program Director
Memphis Academy of Nutrition and Dietitics: Deidra Nelson, President
Memphis Challenge: Cassandra Webster, Executive Director
Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare: Bobby Baker, Director, Faith & Community Partnerships
MIFA: Sally Heinz, Executive Director
PeopleFirst Partnership: Lora Jobe, Executive Director
Porter Leath: Charles Griffin, Family Service Supervisor
Regional One Health: Tish Towns, Senior Vice President, External Relations
Shelby County Health Department: Michelle Taylor, MD, Attending Physician
St. Jude Research Hospital: Kate Ayers
Urban Land Institute: Andrew Trippel, Planner
Well Child: Karen Pease, Executive Director
YMCA: Connie Binkowitz, Program Director
Youth Villages: Tim Goldsmith, Chief Clinical Officer
David Archer: President & CEO, Saint Francis Healthcare
Stephen Reynolds: Former President & CEO, Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation
Gary Shorb: President & CEO, Methodist/Le Bonheur Healthcare
board of directors
| Board Chair
Reggie Crenshaw, MBA, Principal
Crenshaw & Associates
| Vice Chair
Zach Chandler, Executive Vice President
Baptist Memorial Health Care
Sherrie K. Hollis, Senior Vice President, Senior Client Manager
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Thomas "Tad" E. Feeney, MBA, CPA, CGMA
Peg Thorman Hartig, PhD
Bobby Peters, MBA, Financial Advisor
Pamela Shields, MBA, Corporate Trainer - Wellness Chair
First Horizon National Corporation/First Tennessee Bank