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Angelica Torres Yrigollen, American Hospital administrator, consultant. License vocational nurse; CCRN, American Council of Learned Societies, Basic Life Support. Recipient Excellence in Nursing award Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, 1992;named one of Great 100 Nurses of 1993, Texas Nursing Association and Dallas-Fort Worth Hospitals; Edith Cavaill Nursing scholar, 1983-1988; Ladders inNursing Careers scholar, 1994-1995.


Yrigollen, Angelica Torres was born on September 19, 1964 in San Vicente Banderillas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Came to the United States, 1974. Daughter of Armando and Eloiza (Pinal) Torres.


Bachelor of science in nursing, Dallas Baptist University, 1988. MSN, Texas Woman's University, 1996.


Staff nurse, licensed vocational nurse, Dallas Family Hospital, 1984-1989;staff nurse Registered Nurse Cardiac Care Unit, Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, 1988-1993;cardiology case manager, Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, 1993-1995;clinical nurse Cardiac Care Unit, Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, 1995-1996;community nurse educator and coordinator, Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, since 1996. Member maternal child health advisory board Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, 1993-1994.


People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.


The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.


As human beings people are a part of a cruel and violent and unjust world that feels like it cannot be changed. By accepting forgiveness and liberation, God enables to resist evil and to live life that can make this world a better place.


Counselor, interviewer Oakliff Christian Churches Emergency Aid, Dallas, 1989-1993. Member community advisory board Greiner Middle School, Dallas, 1990-1993. Chairwoman social concerns el Buen Samaritano United Methodist Church, Dallas, since 1990.

Coordinator youth enrichment program Center Community Development, Dallas, 1992-1994. Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Hispanic Nursing Association (member local/nat. chapter).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: volleyball, tennis, aerobic exercise, walking, swimming.


Married Benjamin F. Yrigollen, November 24, 1990.