Karen Graham Tillman

Karen Graham Tillman

Assistant University Counsel for Contracts, Ped-I-Care

Ms. Tillman began employment with the University of Florida in January of 2002, but prior to joining UF, Ms. Tillman specialized in real property issues and corporate matters as the General Counsel for First American Title Insurance Corporation--North Central Florida area, for Alachua County Abstract Company and for Mid-Florida Title Insurance Company.  Earlier in her career, Ms. Tillman was a partner in Dunn & Tillman, P.A., a multi-specialty Civil Law practice in Gainesville and Ocala.

Ms. Tillman has a B.A. in History and a Juris Doctor from UF, with post-graduate courses in Health Law at the Seton Hall Law School and the American University Washington College of Law.  She is still an active member in Phi Beta Kappa, is a Licensed Health Care Risk Manager and is certified in Healthcare Compliance. 

In her current role as a Assistant University Counsel in the Contracts Unit, Ms. Tillman is the General Counsel’s resource to the UF Department of Pediatrics’ managed care program known as Ped-I-Care.  Ms. Tillman’s current passion is working with Ped-I-Care to ensure healthcare for the State’s most vulnerable citizens – the chronically ill, medically complex, and special needs children in the Children’s Medical Services’ CHIP and Medicaid programs.

Contact information:
PO Box 112737
Gainesville, FL 32611
Email: ktillman@ufl.edu