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Peggy LaVerne Jones

Peggy LaVerne Jones, American health educator, administrator. Member of National Chamber of Commerce Women, National Assn Women Executives, American Society Directors Volunteer Directors Volunteer Agencies, American Management Association, American Business Women's Association, Reno Women Advertising, Health Administrators Northern Nevada, American Hospital Association.

Background

  • Jones, Peggy LaVerne was born on December 25, 1939 in Tampa, Florida, United States. Daughter of James Andrew and Hazel Angelina (Wyrick) Menghini.

  • Education

    • Student, University Tampa, 1959—1961. Student, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, California, 1963—1964. Student, Cerritos Junior College, California, 1967—1969.

    Career

    • Clinic coordinator Planned Parenthood Northern Nevada, Reno, 1975—1976. Executive director Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1976—1979. Supervisor Washoe County Med Society, 1979—1980.

      Head department St. Mary's Hospital, 1980—1982. Program director Heart Institute Northern Nevada, since 1982, member cardiac task force, since 1982. Board directors Homemaker Upjohn Home Health Corporation, 1979—1981.

      Member advisory board Retired Senior Volunteer Persons, 1980—1982, Committee Aid Abused Women and Children, 1981—1982.

    Politics

    God, in His permissive will, may allow political leaders, both in biblical times and the present day, to enact policies that are opposed to His revealed will.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The purpose of human existence is to love, worship, and serve God in thought, word, and deed, and, grounded in this relationship with God, to love and serve others.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

    Membership

    Member of National Chamber of Commerce Women, National Assn Women Executives, American Society Directors Volunteer Directors Volunteer Agencies, American Management Association, American Business Women's Association, Reno Women Advertising, Health Administrators Northern Nevada, American Hospital Association.

    Connections

    • Children: Matthew, Erin, Todd.
    • father: James Andrew Menghini
    • mother: Hazel Angelina (Wyrick) Menghini
    • children: Matthew Jones
    • Erin Jones
    • Todd Jones
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    Born December 25, 1939
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