Joyce Schumann Polster, American nurse educator. Certified community health nurse, gerontological nurse, nursing administrator. Named Volunteer of the Year, American Red Cross, Amarillo chapter, 1987. Member Board Christian Education, Trinity Lutheran School, since 1995. Member Texas Nurses Association (District II board directors, secretary/editor 1992-1993), Sigma Theta Tau.
Office nurse English & Hunt Clinic, Lubbock, Texas, 1965-1966. Nurse/educator Lubbock Indiana School Vocational Nursing, 1967-1970. Field, clinic nurse Amarillo (Texas) Bi-City-County Health Department, 1977-1978.
Charge nurse/nurse manager High Plains Baptist Hospital, Amarillo, 1979-1981. Nurse/educator Northwest Texas Hospital school Nursing, 1982-1984, West Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, Canyon, 1984-1991, Amarillo College, since 1992. Consultant Otter-Tern, Inc., Amarillo, since 1988.