Anita Wright Gillespie, American nursing administrator. Certified CPR instructor, American Council of Learned Societies, neonatal resusitation, childbirth educator. Member of National Association of Female Executives, American Nurses Association, Association Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, North Carolina A&T Alumni Association, Alpha Kappa Alpha (health committee).
Nursing instructor Norfolk (Virginia) Community Hospital, 1975-1976, staff nurse emergency department, 1976-1979. Assistant nurse manager emergency department Mercy Hospital, Cincinnati, 1979-1983. Evening director Mercy Hospital Anderson, 1983-1995.
Staff nurse emergency department Bethesda Oak Hospital, 1995-2000. Staff nurse labor and delivery maternity department Mercy Hospital Anderson, 1996-1998, manager women's specialty unit, 1998—2001, staff nurse labor & delivery, since 2001. Former member standards committee, employee activities committee, medical records committee, forms committee, chair clinical nurse practice committee Mercy Hospital.