About the Office of Philanthropy

The Covenant Health Office of Philanthropy team coordinates all fund raising efforts for Covenant hospitals, programs and services. We are grateful for the opportunity to partner with individuals, businesses and organizations in our community who want to make a difference in the health and well-being of the citizens of East Tennessee.

Would you like to get involved? Please contact any of us to learn how your donation can impact the health care available for you, your family, your friends and neighbors.

Contact Information: 

Patrick J. Birmingham

Vice President of Philanthropy and Government Relations

Office: 865-531-5081 | Email: pbirming@covhlth.com

Elizabeth Essary

Development Manager, Dr. Robert F. Thomas Foundation

Office: (865) 446-9627| Fax: (865) 446-9626  | Email: eessary@covhlth.com 

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Emily Harrill

Finance and Database Manager, Office of Philanthropy 

Office: 865-531-5227 | Email: eharrill@covhlth.com

Jennifer “Jen” Sheehan

Development Manager, Fort Sanders Foundation and Methodist Medical Center Foundation

Office: 865-531-5205 | Email: jsheehan@covhtlh.com

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Vanessa Skeen

Accounting and Development Coordinator, Office of Philanthropy

Office: 865-531-5212 | Email: vskeen@covhlth.com

Kelli Rosenbalm

Development Manager, Morristown-Hamblen Hospital  Foundation

Office: (423) 492-5602| Fax: (423) 318-2517  | Email: krosenb1@covhlth.com

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Nicole Taylor

Special Events Manager, Office of Philanthropy

Office: 865-531-5205 | Email:  ataylo17@covhlth.com

Laura Wallace

Grants and Funding Manager, Office of Philanthropy

Office: 865-531-5216 | Email: lwallace@covhlth.com

Gina Williams

Development Manager, Thompson Cancer Survival Center Foundation 

Office: 865-531-5226 | Email:  gwilliams@covhlth.com

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