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Marilee Sue Shoptaw

Marilee Sue Shoptaw, American hospital nursing administrator. Named one of Outstanding Young Women of America Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1972.

Background

  • Shoptaw, Marilee Sue was born on January 13, 1937 in Rolla, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Howard Mathew and Opal Irene (Swanner) Shoptaw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Vanderbilt University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Mississippi College, 1982.

    Career

    • Administrative supervisor Methodist Hospital, Houston, 1964—1971. Nursing director area II Cleveland Clinic, 1971—1977. Director nursing Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, Jackson, 1977—1987, chemical dependency nurse specialist, since 1987.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Active Mississippi Affiliate American Heart Association, Jackson, since 1977. Member of Society Nursing Service Administrators (board directors 1982-1987), Mississippi Hospital Association, American Nurses Association (certified advanced nursing administrator 1985), Mississippi Nurses Association (chairman committees 1977-1987), Alpha Omicron Pi Alumnae Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Piano, flute, swimming, professional football.

    Connections

    • father: Howard Mathew Shoptaw
    • mother: Opal Irene (Swanner) Shoptaw
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    Born January 13, 1937
    Nationality

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