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Joya Lee Neff

Joya Lee Neff, American community health nurse, administrator. Named Woman of Year, Buckeye chapter American Business Women's Association, 1981. Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, Ohio Nurses Association, Ohio Public Health Association, Association State and Terrace Directors Nursing (past president), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Neff, Joya Lee was born on January 17, 1936 in Ohio, United States. Daughter of John and Orpha Jane (McGee) Disbennett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, Ohio State University, 1957. Master in Public Health, University Michigan, 1967.

    Career

    • Public health nurse Columbus (Ohio) City Health Department. Director of Nursing Erie County Health Department, Sandusky, Ohio. Chief division nursing Ohio Department Health, Columbus.

    Membership

    Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, Ohio Nurses Association, Ohio Public Health Association, Association State and Terrace Directors Nursing (past president), Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Robert R. Neff, August 8, 1971.
    • father: John Disbennett
    • mother: Orpha Jane (McGee) Disbennett
    • spouse: Robert R. Neff
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    Born January 17, 1936
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