Raphah Institute
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615 Main Street
Nashville, TN 37206
Organization Details

Executive Director

Executive Director Mr. Travis Claybrooks
E-mail travis@raphah.org
Term Start April 2017
Travis's Experience: 2 years as law enforcement officer6 years military experience4 years as a CASA volunteer and 1 year as CASA staff6 years in pastoral leadershipServed on several nonprofit boards over past 14 yearsHolds Master of Divinity Degree (Liberty University)Current Doctor of Strategic Leadership candidate (Liberty University)Over 72 hours training in restorative practices


Full Time Staff 11
Part Time Staff 1
Volunteers 6
Contractors 3
Retention Rate 100%

Plans & Policies

Does your organization have a Fundraising Plan? Yes
Does your organization have a Strategic Plan? Yes
Years Strategic Plan Considers 3
When was the Strategic Plan adopted? June 2020
Does your organization have a Management Succession Plan? No
Does your organization have a Policy and Procedure Plan? Yes
Does the organization have a Nondiscrimination Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Whistle Blower Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Document Destruction Policy? No


Is there a formal evaluation for... Frequency (if applicable)
CEO/Executive Director Yes Annually
Senior Management N/A N/A
Non-Management No N/A


Affiliation Year
Alignment Nashville 2019
Center for Nonprofit Management (Nashville) 2019
Leadership Nashville 2020

CEO/Executive Director/Board Comments

Raphah Institute has contracted with TriNet to manage our human resource function, which includes, payroll, taxes and benefits, and management of our employee handbook which includes our organizational policies and procedures. We have also contracted with the Belay company to manage our bookkeeping and accounting functions, expanding our internal controls. We also have programmatic partnerships with Tennessee Voices for Victims and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee, and a research partnership with Eric Ritter, a PhD candidate at Vanderbilt University.