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Leadership Team

Shantelle Leatherwood, MHA, CMPE
Chief Executive Officer
dr. Benjamin Andrews
Chief Clinical Officer
Jacqueline Encalade
Director of Pharmacy
Dr. Reginique Green
Chair of Medicine
David guy
Chief Financial Officer
Will J. Jackson III
Chief Informational Officer
Dr. Rasone Jones
Dental Director
t. Michelle Lady, mpa
Chief Development Officer
Lance Luttrell
Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Jesse MaloTt
Director of Behavioral Health
Dr. Jim Shultz
Chief Spiritual Health Officer
Shannon Walker
Vice President of Operations, East Jackson
Mary Whitaker, JD
Corporate Legal Counsel
Shayla Williamson, msn, rn, ne-bc
Chief Nursing and Quality Officer

News

April 7, 2020
Task Force Aims to Test 1,000 a Day, Whether They Can Pay or Not
The local COVID-19 Task Force is developing a comprehensive coronavirus testing strategy to widely expand testing to more under-served areas and vulnerable populations of Shelby County.
April 7, 2020
Christ Community Health Services Expanding COVID-19 Testing
A local health center is expanding the number of COVID-19 tests they’ll be doing on a daily basis at one of their locations.
April 2, 2020
Memphis-based laboratory initiates multiple lines of COVID-19 testing
Based on three different system platforms, Sweeney said his lab now has the capability to do 2,000 COVID-19 tests a day. The testing takes three to six hours to process, depending on the platform used.
March 26, 2020
Christ Community holds drive-thru COVID-19 testing
Christ Community Health Services administered 50 free COVID-19 tests to citizens at their South Memphis clinic Saturday, March 21.
March 18, 2020
Christ Community to Open Appointment-Only COVID-19 Test Site
Christ Community Health Services will open an appointment-only COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in the parking lot of its location at 3360 Third St. on Saturday, March 21, from 8:30 am to 11:30 am.
March 18, 2020
Christ Community Health Services Opens Drive-Thru Testing Site for COVID-19
Christ Community Health Services will open an appointment-only COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in the parking lot of the Christ Community Third Street location Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am.
March 11, 2020
COVID-19 vs. Allergies: Here Are SomeSymptoms to Look For
Mid-southerners are on high alert and looking for any sign of the novel coronavirus. The first case in West Tennessee was announced Monday in Shelby County just in time for the Spring allergy season.
March 10, 2020
Memphis Business Journal: Guest column by Gestalt's Yetta Lewis: The power of partnerships
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March 1, 2020
COVID-19 vs. Allergies: Here’s some symptoms to look for
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February 6, 2020
Memphis Business Journal: Guest column by Gestalt's Yetta Lewis: The power of partnerships
A gestalt is a whole greater than the sum of its parts.For a community to become a true gestalt, it should aim to integrate all of its parts.
January 7, 2020
New Health Clinic Opening in East Jackson
Christ Community Health Services, based out of Memphis, is expanding to east Jackson.
October 17, 2019
Kustoff Helps Secure $650K for the Christ Community Health Service Center in Jackson
Today, Congressman David Kustoff (TN-08), announced $650,000 in funding from the New Access Point grant for the application of Christ Community Health Services Inc. in Jackson, TN.
September 17, 2019
Christ Community Will Expand Into Jackson, Tenn.
Christ Community Health Services has received a New Access Point grant from the Bureau of Primary Health Care to extend health care services to East Jackson, Tennessee. 
September 12, 2019
Jackson, Shelby Co. Health Clinics Merge to Help Uninsured, Under-Served Patients
The Faith Health Center in Jackson, a nonprofit clinic serving hundreds of low-income and uninsured individuals, almost closed its doors last year as funding dried up. But Wednesday brought good news.
September 11, 2019
Christ Community Expands Into Jackson
With a new grant in hand, Memphis-based nonprofit Christ Community Health Services plans to open a health care center in Jackson, Tennessee, in an area that would have lost a key medical resource.
June 24, 2019
Role of Oral Health Growing In Overall Healthcare Picture
The role dental health plays in a patient's overall health traditionally has been overlooked by many in the healthcare field, but this situation has begun to change with the success of collaborations between primary care physician
April 29, 2019
Table of Experts: A conversation on Disparity in Health Care
Local experts discuss disparities - like income and education - that affect health care.
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