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Mary Ann Jordan Simpson

Mary Ann Jordan Simpson, American nursing educator. Certified diabetes educator, Basic Cardiac Life Support instructor American Heart Association. Recipient Outstanding Diabetes Educator award, 1991, the Great 100-Registered Nurse Excellence in North Carolina, 1991.

Background

  • Simpson, Mary Ann Jordan was born on November 10, 1938 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Ralph Biggers and Sarah Helen (Abee) Jordan.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Charlotte Memorial Hospital School Nursing, 1960. Student, Advanced Studies Institute for Diabetes Education, 1989. Bachelor of Science in Professional Arts, St. Joseph's College, Windham, Maine, 1990.

    Career

    • Clinical instructor School Nursing Rex Hospital, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1964-1966, in-service education department instructor, 1966-1970. Clinical instr.LPN program Forsyth Technology Institute, Winston-Salem, 1971-1976. Instructor education service department Rex Hospital, Raleigh, 1976-1987, diabetes educator, since 1987.

    Major achievements

    • Certified diabetes educator, Basic Cardiac Life Support instructor American Heart Association.

    Politics

    Church should be engaged in public policy debates and participate actively in consultations with government.

    Religion

    The Covenant is not a contract in which God and human beings agree to provide particular goods and services for each other. It is not something that people have to do to create a relationship with God. God has already made it possible.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The family is encompassing a wider range of options than that of the two-generational unit of parents and children.

    Membership

    Member advisory board Diabetes Prevention Project Wake County, 1991-1994. Board directors Triangle chapter American Diabetes Association, 1984-1987, North Carolina affiliate board directors, 1985-1988, 90-95, chair patient education committee, 1986-1991, president, 1992-1993. Member American Association Diabetes Educators, American Diabetes Association (North Carolina Affiliate Volunteer of Year 1994), Research Triangle Association Diabetes Educators.

    Connections

    • Married Melvyn C. Simpson, April 19, 1964. Children: Bryan Todd, Pamela Annual.
    • father: Ralph Biggers Jordan
    • mother: Sarah Helen (Abee) Jordan
    • spouse: Melvyn C. Simpson
    • children: Bryan Todd Simpson
    • Pamela Annual Simpson
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