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Karen McGarrah

Karen McGarrah, American medical facility administrator. Certified hospital administrator. Member executive committee Young Women’s Christian Association, Birmingham, 1981—1983, treasurer; Member of Young Men's Business Club.

Background

  • McGarrah, Karen was born on April 24, 1947 in Columbus, Georgia, United States. Daughter of William Marion and Margaret (Evans) McGarrah.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Alabama College, 1969. Master of Education, University Montevallo, 1974. Graduate in Hospital Service Administration Development, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1983.

      Master of Business Administration, Samford University, 1984.

    Career

    • Teacher Jefferson County, Birmingham, Alabama, 1969—1974. Director Camp Fire West, Camp Fire, Inc., 1974—1975. Director donor resources American Red Cross, 1975—1978.

      Director materials East End Hospital, 1978—1981. Materials manager Baptist Medical Centers, since 1981.

    Major achievements

    • Certified hospital administrator.

    Politics

    Church members should educate themselves on the moral issues being debated in the public arena.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Your desires, ambitions, goals, and purpose change as you begin to enjoy a close walk with a living God. These changes are different for each individual, and the journey needs to be taken a step at a time.

    Membership

    Member executive committee Young Women’s Christian Association, Birmingham, 1981—1983, treasurer. Member of Young Men's Business Club.

    Connections

    • father: William Marion McGarrah
    • mother: Margaret (Evans) McGarrah
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    Born April 24, 1947
    (age 70)
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