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Mary Evonne Toland

Mary Evonne Toland, American hospital executive. Member of Memphis Personnel Association (secretary, treasurer 1979), Executive Women International (president 1977), American Society Personnel Administration, American Legion.

Background

  • Toland, Mary Evonne was born on December 25, 1935 in Waverly, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Ernest Aubrey and Annie Pezola (Petty) Toland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Bethel College, 1959. Master of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1961.

    Career

    • Teacher business administration Obion County Board Education, Union City, Tennessee, 1956—1964. Secretary Founders Security Life Insurance Company, Memphis, 1965—1967. Administrative assistant to president, executive vice president Pace Corporation, 1967—1972.

      Administrative assistant to executive director United Way Greater Memphis, 1972—1982. Director development Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, 1982—1983. Executive assistant to director St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, since 1983.

    Politics

    The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Local church is the fundamental unit of mission in denominational life.

    Views

    Bible is the source of inspirational stories, gospels, letters, hymns, songs, prayers, and poetry that drives wisdom and creativity of all Christians over time and across the world.

    Membership

    Member of Memphis Personnel Association (secretary, treasurer 1979), Executive Women International (president 1977), American Society Personnel Administration, American Legion.
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    Born December 25, 1935