Leona Jean Townsend
Leona Jean Townsend, American nursing administrator.
Townsend, Leona Jean was born on February 17, 1936 in Oakland City, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Lester York and Francis Eliza (Loveless) Willis.
Registered Nurse, St. Mary's School Nursing, 1957.
Staff nurse St. Mary's, Evansville, Indiana, 1957-1960, Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, 1960-1962. Nursing supervisor, Director of Nursing Mary Greeley Hospital, Ames, Iowa, 1962-1967. Instructor Welborn Baptist School Nursing., Evansville, Indiana, 1968-1974, Manhattan (Kansas) Vocational School, 1974-1976.
Director nursing Riverview Hospital, Little Rock, 1981-1986. Manager Health Advantage health maintenance organization, 1987-1993, Veterans Administration Hospital, Little Rock, since 1993.
Married James Willis Townsend, April 20, 1958. 1 child, Eric.
Lester York Willis
Francis Eliza (Loveless) Willis
James Willis Townsend