Karisse Spray, Vice President, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Karisse Spray joined CHS in 2021 as Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Prior to joining the organization, she served as Head of Human Capital & People Services for PaperChef, where she oversaw workforce learning, development and succession planning strategy, and as Director of HR for Physician Practice Support, Inc. (PPSI). She has also led talent management, acquisition and development, compensation, consulting and benefits administration for Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority and Automated Data Processing (ADP). Spray earned her MBA at Trevecca Nazarene University and bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Middle Tennessee State University.