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Jean Ann Basinger

Jean Ann Basinger was American nursing administrator. Registered Nurse, Iowa. Recipient Bishop Dingman award for work in peace and justice, 2000.

Background

  • Basinger, Jean Ann was born on September 11, 1935 in Goldfield, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Leo John Bartzen and Pauline Edrus (Nelson) Graves.

  • Education

    • Diploma nursing, Iowa Methodist School Nursing, Des Moines, 1956. Bachelor in Health Science, Stephens College, 1983.

    Career

    • Nurse Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines, 1956-1966. Medical missionary Presbyterian Church, Japan, South Korea, 1968-1980. Nurse Medical Personnel Pool, Des Moines, 1983-1984, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1983-1992, nurse manager, 1992-1996.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Iowa.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Chairperson United Methodist Church Health and Wholeness Committee, 1992-1998. Legislation coordinator Justice Reform Consortium, since 2000. Board directors, secretary Knight's Hospitality House fo rWomen Coming Out of Prison.

    Member National Nurses Society Addictions (Iowa chapter secretary 1992-1996), Women's International League (president), Criminal Justice Ministries (secretary 1984-1990), Iowa CURE (secretary since 1990).

    Connections

    • Married William Adam Basinger, April 9, 1955. Children: Lori Reed, Brian, Denise Stevenson, Chris, Shaun, Michael.
    • father: Leo John Bartzen Graves
    • mother: Pauline Edrus (Nelson) Graves
    • spouse: William Adam Basinger
    • children: Lori Reed Basinger
    • Brian Basinger
    • Denise Stevenson Basinger
    • Chris Basinger
    • Shaun Basinger
    • Michael Basinger
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    Born September 11, 1935
    Nationality

    Award