Join us on May 10 to hear from Ashley B. Coffield, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region (PPGMR).
Thursday, May 10
1350 Concourse Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104
About Ashley B. Coffield
Ms. Coffield has devoted her career to public health and has led a wide range of health policy, health services research, and health promotion programs. Most recently she served as Project Director of the Washington, D.C.-based Partnership for Prevention’s cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Ms. Coffield has authored a number of articles for peer-reviewed journals, such as Health Affairs, The American Journal of Preventive Medicine and the Annual Review of Public Health. She served on PPGMR’s Board of Directors from 2001-2009, and was Chair from 2005-2007.
Ms. Coffield is a graduate of Rhodes College, who also holds a Masters in Public Administration from Texas A&M University. She has served as a part-time instructor at Rhodes College, teaching courses in public policy from 2001 to 2010. Ms. Coffield is married with two sons. She is also a founder of the Snowden School Foundation and active in the PTA at Snowden School. She is also a Deacon at Idlewild Presbyterian Church in Midtown Memphis.