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Mary Gale Yarbrough

Mary Gale Yarbrough, American hospital administrator. Recipient Tribute to Women in Industry award Young Women’s Christian Association, 1987. Secretary, board directors Arcadia (California) Junior All American Football League, 1984-1985. Member American Society for Nursing Administrators, California Society for Nursing Service (chairman), Association for Practitioners in Infection Control (president 1976). Lodges: Rotary.

Background

  • Yarbrough, Mary Gale was born on February 15, 1946 in Ellis County, Texas, United States. Daughter of Emmitt Ward and Ruthie Lee (McBrayer) McClendon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Nursing, San Jose State University, 1975;Master in Science, University of California, 1977.

    Career

    • Infection control practitioner, Veterans Administration Hospital., Palo Alto, California, 1970-1978;director nursing, O'Connor Hospital, San Jose, California, 1978-1983;associate administrator, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California, 1983-1986;executive vice president, chief operations officer, Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, since 1986. Clinical faculty University of California at Los Angeles, since 1983, University of California, San Francisco, 1978-1983, U. San Diego, since 1986.

    Membership

    Secretary, board directors Arcadia (California) Junior All American Football League, 1984-1985. Member American Society for Nursing Administrators, California Society for Nursing Service (chairman), Association for Practitioners in Infection Control (president 1976). Lodges: Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Orville Leon Yarbrough, February 20, 1936. 1 child, Kyle William.
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    Born February 15, 1946
    (age 71)