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Roxanne Leigh Peters

Roxanne Leigh Peters, American nurse practitioner, consultant. Registered Nurse Wyoming, nurse practitioner. Recipient South Dakota Small Business Institute Project winner, 1992; grantee, Kellogg Foundation, 1977.


  • Peters, Roxanne Leigh was born on September 11, 1954 in Gillette, Wyoming, United States. Daughter of Leonard Andrew and Margaret Rose (DeGering) McCullough.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Nursing, Augustana College, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1976. Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Black Hills State University, 1995.


    • Physicians assistant Nurse Crook County Memorial Hospital, Sundance, Wyoming, 1976—1977. Nurse practitioner Southern Nevada Memorial Hospital, Las Vegas, 1978, Advanced Health Systems, Sundance, 1978—1982. Vice president Medical Emergency Rescue Consultant, since 1981.

      Business manager, patient education coordinator Northwest Wyoming Medical Center, 1986—1988. Associate professor Eastern Wyoming College Outreach Program, since 1994. Consultant Parachute Medical Ruscue Service, Kalamazoo, 1981, Refugee Relief International, Boulder, Colorado, since 1983.

      Speaker Adolescent Drug/Alcohol Community Group, 1987—1994. Co-presenter Bush Faculty Development Conference. Presenter Midcontinent Institute Undergrad.

      Research Conference; rechr., author Local Bank Research project.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse Wyoming, nurse practitioner.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Treasurer, trustee Crook County School District, Sundance, 1982—1985. Chairman Crook County unit American Cancer Society, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1983—1988. Trustee Board Cooperative Educational Services, Gillette, 1982—1985, vice chairman, 1984—1985.

    Commissioner Wyoming Commission Women, 1983—1989. Board directors Crook County Family Violence and Sexual Assault Services, 1985—1992, vice chairman, volunteer trainer. Fellow: Wyoming Association Physician Assistants (board directors 1978).

    Member: American Academy Physicians Assistants.


    • Married Michael James Thiry, December 27, 1975 (divorced August 1978). Married John Peters Peters, October 28, 1978. 1 child Mandi.
    • father: Leonard Andrew McCullough
    • mother: Margaret Rose (DeGering) McCullough
    • spouses: Michael James Thiry
    • John Peters Peters
    • child: Mandi Peters
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    Born September 11, 1954
    (age 63)