The mission of the THIMA Foundation is to be the pre-eminent foundation in health information leadership, policy and research for the healthcare industry and the public in the State of Tennessee.

The THIMA Foundation is being established for these purposes:

  • To conduct and sponsor educational programs of all types
  • To foster the accumulation and exchange of health information management knowledge and to publish and disseminate such information
  • To assist, sponsor and encourage individuals pursuing careers in the health care field for the benefit of the general public
  • To encourage and to motivate the receipt of grants by deed or will, or in any other matter, money, assistance and any other form of contribution, whether real, personal or mixed property from any and every source, governmental as well as private, and particularly from any person or firm or from any public or private corporation or association of whatsoever nature, to be used in furtherance of the objects of the corporation
  • To solicit, collect, receive, accumulate, administer, and disburse funds and property in such a manner that will most effectively operate to further the charitable, scientific, literary, and educational purposes of the corporation


THIMA Foundation Donors

THIMA Foundation would like to thank our donors for their generous contributions.

January 2022 – present

DateFirst NameLast NameOrganizationMaking this donation for
RecurringAprilInscoScholarships for students in CAHIIM-accredited programs
RecurringJamieGlennEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
RecurringKellyMilamEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
7/19/2023LorieMillsEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
4/18/2023VincentPhippsEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
3/28/2023PatriciaBatesEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
3/28/2023DianneBobrowskiMarcus Rickman Memorial Scholarship
3/28/2023AnnetteBufordEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
3/28/2023NealCokeMarcus Rickman Memorial Scholarship
3/28/2023DonnaCoomesTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
3/28/2023ElizabethKunnuTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
3/28/2023LelaMcFerrinTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
3/28/2023PaulaRobertsEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
12/6/2022RebeccaReynoldsTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
12/1/2022LynnButler-BaileyTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
11/30/2022KyleMcElroyScholarships for Students in CAHIIM-Accredited Programs
11/29/2022LelaMcFerrinTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
11/29/2022TracyHickeyMarcus Rickman Memorial Scholarship
11/29/2022KimberlySommersEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
11/29/2022LeonaWhiteEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
11/29/2022TeresaAllenNatalie Stovall Frady and Tony Taylor
11/29/2022LarithaBooneScholarships for Students
11/29/2022MelissaKoehlerEducational programs for HIM professionals in TN
11/29/2022WandaMcKnightTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
11/29/2022KarenProffittTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
11/29/2022MarciaSharpScholarships for Students in CAHIIM-Accredited Programs
11/23/2022TraonnaSmithScholarships for Students in CAHIIM-Accredited Programs
11/17/2022HollyRamseyScholarships for Students in CAHIIM-Accredited Programs
11/9/2022AliciaCollinsTony Taylor Memorial Scholarship
11/9/2022RhondaHoughtonMHIMANatalie Stovall Frady Memorial Scholarship
6/24/2022AlyssaBrownWTHIMAMemory of Marcus Rickman
4/7/2022JackieKirkeyMemory of Marcus Rickman
4/7/2022NealCokeMemory of Marcus Rickman