Who We Are

Texas Primary Care Consortium

​The Texas Primary Care Consortium (TPCC) is a statewide collaborative initiative led by Texas Medical Home Initiative in partnership with Texas Health Institute.​

Texas Medical Home Initiative

Texas Medical Home Initiative (TMHI) is a non-profit, practitioner-led organization with a vision to see all Texans have access to a medical home. Their mission is to develop, implement, evaluate, and promote the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model of primary care delivery in Texas.

Texas Health Institute

Texas Health Institute (THI) is the non-profit, non-partisan public health institute in Texas. Since 1964, THI has served as a trusted, leading voice on public health and healthcare issues in Texas and the nation. Their expertise, strategies, and nimble approach makes them an integral and essential partner in driving systems change efforts. THI works across and within sectors to lead collaborative efforts and facilitate connections to foster systems that provide the opportunity for everyone to lead a healthy life.​

Steering Committee

Co-led by Dr. Sue Bornstein (Executive Director, TMHI) and Ankit Sanghavi (Executive Director, THI), TPCC is guided by a remarkable group of dedicated individuals who comprise the Steering Committee.

Sue Bornstein, MD, FACP
Texas Medical Home Initiative

Ankit Sanghavi, BDS, MPH
Texas Health Institute

Building Blocks Pediatrics
Leigh Ann Ware, RN, CPNP

Giandana Healthcare Consulting
Kiren Giandana

Merck
Grace Pelkowski

Pfizer
Kate Zachmeyer, MBA

Rural & Community Health Institute, College of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center
Jettie Eddleman, BSN, RN
Melissa Lackey, RN
Ellen Martin, RN, PhD(c), CHPCA, CPHQ

Superior Health Plan
Daniel Crowe, MD, FACP

Texas A&M University
Walter Page, MS, BSN, RN
Tammy Wagner

Texas Academy of Family Physicians
Tom Banning

Texas Chapter of the American College of
Physicians
Nicole Abbott

Texas Department of State Health
Services (DSHS)
Carol Harvey
Cassie Johnson, MPH
​Erin Thompson, M.Ed., CHES
Audrey Young, MPH

Texas Health Institute
Katie Bradley, MPH
Stephanie Ondrias

Texas Medical Association
Helen Kent Davis
Sophie Jerwick

Texas Medical Home Initiative
Robert Jackson, MD

Texas Pediatric Society
Kellie Dees
Tricia Hall, CAE, CMP

TMF Health Quality Institute
Tara Richardson

Trinity Mother Frances Health System
Janet Hurley, MD

UNT Health Science Center
Mark Chassay, MD, MEd, MBA

UTMB Health
Craig S. Kovacevich, MA