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Ruth Louise McVay

Ruth Louise McVay, American retirement home administrator. License nursing home administrator, Wisconsin, Illinois. Member Illinois Association Homes for Aged, Wisconsin Association Homes for Aged, National Association of Female Executives, United Methodist Association Health and Welfare Ministries, Rotary.

Background

  • McVay, Ruth Louise was born on September 28, 1942 in Alexandria, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of John B. and M. Lorene (Nyhouse) McVay.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University, 1965. Master of Public Administration, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1978.

    Career

    • Statistical analyst American Family Insurance Company, Madison, Wisconsin, 1965-1968. Recreation supervisor American Red Cross, Texas, South Carolina, Japan, The Philippines, 1968-1972. Assistant administrator Methodist Home, Chicago, 1973-1977, Center Baptist Home, Chicago, 1977-1985.

      Administrator Schmitt Woodland Hills, Richland Center, Wisconsin, since 1985. Board directors Hospice, Richland Center, l985—.

    Major achievements

    • License nursing home administrator, Wisconsin, Illinois.

    Politics

    People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The Gospel shows the manner and the necessary work to be done, by which salvation can be achieved. This is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.

    Membership

    Member Illinois Association Homes for Aged, Wisconsin Association Homes for Aged, National Association of Female Executives, United Methodist Association Health and Welfare Ministries, Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sewing, music, walking, golf.

    Connections

    • father: John B. McVay
    • mother: M. Lorene (Nyhouse) McVay
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    Born September 28, 1942
    (age 75)
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