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Theology Live with Ashley Coffield

Join us on May 10 to hear from Ashley B. Coffield, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region (PPGMR).


Thursday, May 10
6:30 p.m.
Community Room
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.