National Purchaser Leadership Council

National Purchaser Leadership Council

Influential employers supporting coalition leadership and growth


The National Purchaser Leadership Council (NPLC) is a group of influential employers/purchasers who convene throughout the year to define healthcare priorities; identify issues and opportunities for managing supply chain challenges and value-based approaches; and support the direction and execution of national initiatives.

Comprised of organizations representing diverse private and public sector industries, NPLC has a history of active engagement and leadership with the National Alliance and its members and supports the growth of the coalition movement regionally and nationally.

Participants include:

  • Laurie Lee, State of Tennessee
  • Rosa Novo, Miami-Dade County Public Schools
  • Sherri Samuels-Fuerst, Sargento Foods
  • Lisa Evans, Southwire
  • Janet McNichol, ASHA
  • Mary Romero-Hart, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Mohannad Kust, MD,US Steel
  • Demmy McBride, Ford Motor Company
  • Larry Fagerhaug, Carson Tahoe health
  • Mike Adams, Dean Foods