Murray L. Harber
Murray is the Executive Director of the Mississippi Business Group on Health, a coalition of more than 70 Mississippi employers that seek continuous improvement in the quality and cost effectiveness of health and health care. He is a Board member and Fellow of the Employer-Provider Interface Council which is part of the Hospital Quality Foundation. Murray began his career serving as a strength and speed coach before moving into employer health management where he put in some of the early onsite clinics and wellness centers in the employer setting. During his career he has developed award winning employer health and wellness programs including at Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company (SFBLI), the University of Minnesota, Hennepin County, MN, Park Nicollet Health Services, and UAW Ford Motor Company. He is a columnist for the Mississippi Business Journal, HR Professionals Magazine, and is a national speaker on employer health and wellbeing, value-based benefit designs, and human performance. Murray has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education majoring in Human Performance and Sports Studies from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.