Timothy Stettheimer

Timothy Stettheimer

Adjunct Faculty

Master of Healthcare Administration Program


Timothy Stettheimer, Ph.D., is Vice President of Education for the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), a 5,000-plus member professional organization. In this role, Dr. Stettheimer leads all education strategy for members and affiliate associations, as well as international efforts. Education initiatives include CHIME’s Fall and Spring Forums, CIO Bootcamps, Leadership Academies as well as other summits, workshops, and symposia. 
Dr. Stettheimer has previously served as a healthcare CIO for two decades and has worked with healthcare information technology and healthcare leaders for 25 years.  He most recently served as the Regional Chief Information Officer for the South and Central Region of Ascension Information Services, which is made up of seven geographic markets as well as all senior living locations and all medical groups. Prior to his Ascension role, Dr. Stettheimer served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for St. Vincent’s Health System in Birmingham, Ala., and held leadership roles at Adventist Health System and Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. 

Dr. Stettheimer has also served on a number of boards including the Alabama Quality Assurance Foundation, the College of Healthcare Management Executives, and HealthPrecision.  Additionally, he has served on Advisory Boards for Adobe, Docusys, McKesson, and others.


  • 2018 - present, Vice President, Education, The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)
  • 2003 - 2018, Regional Chief Information Officer, ASCENSION, St. Louis, Missouri
  • 2003–2014, Sr. Vice President & CIO, St. Vincent’s Health System, Alabama