Kathleen A Frawley Scholarship Fund
Kathleen Frawley JD, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA was passionate about the health information management profession while in practice and later in her role as an educator in our field. She
demonstrated her leadership through service to NJHIMA and AHIMA for many decades. At the time of her death, Kathleen was serving as the AHIMA Board President and Chair and had served previously in many AHIMA positions. She was also an active member of NJHIMA having previously served as president and received the Distinguished Member Award from AHIMA in 2001 and from NJHIMA in 2011. Her career culminated as associate professor and program director of DeVry University’s Health Information Technology Program in North Brunswick, NJ where she continued to inspire and lead her students to “dream big …and believe”. Many in NJ worked closely with Kathleen who remained heavily involved at the state level while holding her national position.
Kathleen was a great leader, mentor and friend to many and will be greatly missed by our professional community both in NJ and nationwide.
The NJHIMA Scholarship Fund will be designated to be the *Kathleen A Frawley Memorial Scholarship* and will henceforth accept donations in her name so that she can continue help future students. “DREAM