Lori Abrams BerryFormer Chief Executive Officer, Lynn Community Health Center
Lori Abrams Berry served as the CEO of the Lynn Community Health Center for over 20 years. Under her leadership, the health center experienced significant growth and is now the largest health care provider in the city of Lynn, serving over 40,000 patients, more than 40% of the city’s residents.
Lori initiated many new programs and services during her tenure as CEO, from a new 55,300 square foot facility to innovative models of care and treatment for patients with mental health and opioid addiction.
As the CEO of the Lynn Community Health Center, Lori was a founding member of an innovative initiative in 2016 to develop an Accountable Care Organization, the only community health center led ACO in Massachusetts.
Lori’s interest in Lean thinking stems from her ongoing commitment to develop problem solvers at all levels of the organization. This support from the top ignited the movement for the entire organization to align around their promise to provide exceptional care, every day.