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Nancy Ann Wilson Darland

Nancy Ann Wilson Darland, American nurse, educator. Registered Nurse, Louisiana; certified maternal-child nursing, perinatal nursing American Nurses Credentialing Center. Grantee National Highway Traffic Administration/American Red Cross, 1985.

Background

  • Darland, Nancy Ann Wilson was born on January 3, 1958 in Alexandria, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of George Kindred Junior and Mary Louise (Pugh) Wilson.

  • Education

    • AS, Louisiana Technology University, 1987. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Northwestern State University, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1979. Master of Science in Nursing, Northwestern State University, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1984.

    Career

    • Career trainee Huey P. Long Hospital, Pineville, Louisiana, 1977-1978. Staff nurse, charge nurse perinatal unit Bossier Medical Center, Bossier City, 1979-1981, head nurse newborn nursery, 1981-1982. Assistant professor division nursing Louisiana Technology University, Ruston, 1984-1995, associate professor, 1995—2001, professor, since 2001, Virginia Pennington Endowed professor of nursing, since 2006.

      Staff nurse, perinatal nurse Lincoln General Hospital, 1991—2005. Assistant director nursing services Best Home Health, Inc., 1984-1990. Consultant Arcadia Baptist Retirement Center, Louisiana, 1988-1990.

      Consultant on nursing malpractice and legal issues Louisiana Association Student Nurses Presidential Consultant, 1993-1995.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Louisiana. Certified maternal-child nursing, perinatal nursing American Nurses Credentialing Center.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Religion

    Every person was created for a purpose, and God has a plan and will for every individual.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Holiness is not just about personal spirituality and prayer. It will also be expressed through a commitment to social justice and to enabling other people to become followers of Jesus.

    Membership

    Volunteer educator American Red Cross, Ruston, 1982-1990. Coordinator Kids in Safety Seets, Ruston, since 1985. Member American Nurses Association, National League Nursing, Louisiana State Nurses Association, Los Angeles Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (president 1997-1999), National Organization for Associate Degree in Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, Epsilon Sigma Alpha.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sewing, gardening, crafts.

    Connections

    • Married David Garrett Darland, August 5, 1978. Children: Kathryn Ann, Leanna Kay.
    • father: George Kindred Wilson Junior
    • mother: Mary Louise (Pugh) Wilson
    • spouse: David Garrett Darland
    • children: Kathryn Ann Darland
    • Leanna Kay Darland
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    Born January 3, 1958
    (age 59)
    Nationality

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