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Forrest Glenn Hester

Forrest Glenn Hester, American hospital administrator. Registered pharmacist, Illinois. Captain United States Army, 1967-1970. Member American Society Hospital Pharmacists, American Society Training and Development, American College Health Care Executives, Sangamon Society Hospital Pharmacists, Springfield Pharmacy Association (president 1980), Illinois Pharmacists Association (director 1979).

Background

  • Hester, Forrest Glenn was born on July 5, 1946 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Son of Forrest Glenn and Wilma (Stewart) Hester.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, 1976. Master of Arts in Communications, Sangamon State University, Springfield, Illinois, 1987. Postgraduate management, University Pennsylvania, 1989.

    Career

    • Staff pharmacist Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, 1976-1978, pharmacy supervisor, 1978-1980, operations supervisor, 1980-1987, assistant director planning, 1987-1988, administrative director pharmacy, 1988-1991, interim director environmental services, 1990-1991, assistant vice president administrative services, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Registered pharmacist, Illinois.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Captain United States Army, 1967-1970. Member American Society Hospital Pharmacists, American Society Training and Development, American College Health Care Executives, Sangamon Society Hospital Pharmacists, Springfield Pharmacy Association (president 1980), Illinois Pharmacists Association (director 1979).

    Personality

    Interests

    Running, reading, public speaking.

    Connections

    • Married Louise Lambert, December 22, 1968. Children: Jonathan F., Jason L., Joshua W., Jessica L.
    • father: Forrest Glenn Hester
    • mother: Wilma (Stewart) Hester
    • spouse: Louise Lambert
    • children: Jonathan F. Hester
    • Jason L. Hester
    • Joshua W. Hester
    • Jessica L. Hester
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    Born July 5, 1946
    (age 71)
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