Rebecca Gail Newell, American psychiatric nurse. Certified psychiatric nurse, Registered Nurse Georgia Staff Nurse Charter Behavioral Health Systems, Savannah, 1974. Named Outstanding Young Women of America, 1984, 1985; recipient Merit award, University Georgia, Leadership award, Vocational Industrial Clubs America, 1971.
- Head nurse Georgia Staff Nurse Charter Behavioral Health Systems, 1974—1975, coordinator, utilization review & staff development, 1975—1980, assistant director, nursing, director, quality assurance & risk management, 1980—1982, director, nursing, 1982—1989, administrator, adult psychiatric services, 1989—1991, nursing administrator, 1991—1993, chief nursing officer & administrator, patient care services, 1993, administrator, clinical services, chief nursing officer, 1993—1995, chief operating officer, 1995. Professional staff exchange consultant. Member, adjunct faculty Council Recruitment & Retention Nurses, 1978—1995, Armstrong College School Nursing, 1982.
Member, advisory council Station WGEC-FM Radio. Member, personnel committee Calvary Baptist Temple. Member of Georgia Hospital Association, Georgia Organization Nurse Executives, American Center Law & Justice, Georgia Right to Life Association, Concerned Women For America, Sigma Theta Tau, Georgia Southern College Honorary Society Nursing, Armstrong State College Honorary Society Nursing.