Murray L. Harber
Murray L. Harber leads employer health strategy development and implementation for Vigilant Health. He is also 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 through shared solutions.
Harber serves as national speaker for several large pharmaceutical and business organizations on topics such as value-based benefit design, employee health management, and maximizing human performance in athletics. He has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Education majoring in Human Performance and Sports Studies from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He began his career serving as a strength and speed coach before moving into employer-based health center management. Harber has developed award-winning employer health and wellness programs at organizations including Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company (SFBLI), University of Minnesota, Hennepin County, Minn., Park Nicollet Health Services, and UAW Ford Motor Company. He is a columnist for the Mississippi Business Journal, HR Professionals Magazine, and other publications.