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Dollie Glover Whitehead

Dollie Glover Whitehead, American healthcare facility administrator.


  • Whitehead, Dollie Glover was born on October 4, 1936 in Bradenton, Florida, United States. Daughter of William Henry and Odessa Glover.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Spellman College, 1957. Master of Social Work, Atlanta University, 1961. Master in Public Health, University California, Berkeley, 1978.


    • Social worker Children's Home Society, Cincinnati, 1961-1962, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, 1962-1969, Lyons, New Jersey, 1969-1970, Fresno, California, 1971-1976. Trainee hospital administration Veterans Administration Medical Center San Francisco and Fresno Community Hospital, 1976-1978, specialist hospital administration, 1978-1981, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Fresno, California, 1981-1985, associate director trainee Long Beach, since 1985, associate director Fort Howard, Maryland, 1987-1989, Alexandria, Louisiana, since 1989. Adjunct professor, field work supervisor California State University, Fresno, 1972-1976, California School Professional Psychology, Fresno, 1974-1975.

      Teaching assistant University California, Berkeley, 1978. Presenter workshops, consultant, therapist grief and bereavement, death and dying, time and stress management, Fresno, San Francisco and Long Beach, since 1971.


    Member Jack and Jill of America Inc., 1985-1986. Secretary board directors Jack and Jill of America Foundation, Fresno, since 1974. Member executive committee United Negro College Fund, Fresno, 1982-1986.

    Member allocation committee United Way, Fresno, 1985, board directors, Center Florida chapter. Charter board directors Aina Bortemps Foundation. Member National Association of Social Workers (certified), National Association of Female Executives, Federally Employed Women, American College Healthcare Executives, Links, Toastmasteers (area. governor 1990-1991, president, executive council district 68), Alpha Kappa Alpha.


    • Married James Walter Whitehead, March 30, 1958. Children: James Walter II, Cynthia Anne, Wesley William. 1 stepchild, Donald.
    • father: William Henry
    • mother: Odessa Glover
    • spouse: James Walter Whitehead
    • children: James Walter II Whitehead
    • Cynthia Anne Whitehead
    • Wesley William Whitehead
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    Born October 4, 1936