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Estella Marie Fisher

Estella Marie Fisher, American school nurse, consultant. Licensed professional nurse; certified social worker. Recipient Leadership award, St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 1980-1983, All Around Dedication award, 1982, Black Catholic Concerned award, Houston Galveston Diocese, 1978; National Institute of Mental Health scholarship, 1966-1968.

Background

  • Fisher, Estella Marie was born on October 21, 1939 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of William Edward and Maudesta (Hardison) Hooks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education, Prairie View Agricultural and Mechanical, 1961. Master of Science in Nursing Education, Indiana University, 1963. Master of Social Work, University Southern California, 1968.

      United States Public Health Service trainee, 1962—1963.

    Career

    • Social worker California Youth Authority, Norwalk, 1968—1969. Nursing instructor Prairie View Agricultural and Mechanical, Texas, 1961—1966, 1969—1970. Lead instructor medical surgical instruction Alvin Junior College, 1972—1974.

      Psychiatric nursing instructor Texas Women's University, Houston, 1974—1981. Elementary school nurse R.P. Harris Elementary School, since 1981. Consultant Praire View College Nursing, 1985.

      Board directors Texas Lupus Society, 1977—1979. Program chairman, since 1978. Coordinator workshop for nurses on lupus, 1978.

      Life member Roland P. Harris Parent-Teachers Association, Houston, 1985. Elect lady God Deliverance Church, Houston, 1985. Publicity chairman for black media Metro.

      Organization, Houston, 1985. Deputy registrar Harris County, Houston, 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Licensed professional nurse. Certified social worker.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Association for Counseling and Development, National Black Social Workers Association, National Black Nurses Association, American Nurses Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, swimming, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Constance James Fisher, 1969. 1 child James Henry.
    • father: William Edward Hooks
    • mother: Maudesta (Hardison) Hooks
    • spouse: Constance James Fisher
    • child: James Henry Fisher
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    Born October 21, 1939
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