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Armetta K. Dawson Edit Profile

Armetta K. Dawson, American Mental health and geriatric nurse Certified in psychiatric nursing Member First Christian Church Supporter Planned Parenthood, American Indian College Foundation; Member ANA, National Organization for Women, American Association of University Women, United Seniors Association, Inc., American Association Retired Persons, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Dawson, Armetta K. was born on September 13, 1938 in Sheldon, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Charles Milton and Tillie Klazina (Visser) Miller.

Education

Diploma, Methodist School Nursing, Sioux City, Iowa, 1959. AS with highest honors, North Iowa Community College, Mason City, 1979. Associate of Arts in Nursing Home Administration, Des Moines Community College, 1980.

Bachelor of science in nursing, Grand View College, Des Moines, 1988.

Career

Provisional administrator, Park Manor, Fort Dodge, Iowa. charge nurse psychiatric unit, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Des Moinesstaff nurse, Nursefinders, Des Moinessupervisor, Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center, Des Moinessurgical nurse, Planned Parenthood, Des Moines.

Membership

Member First Christian Church. Supporter American Indian College Found, Southern Poverty Law Center, American Museum Natural History, National Museum Women in the Arts, Habitat for Humanity International, National Museum American Indian, Americans Helping Americans. Member American Association of University Women, American Association Retired Persons, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married C. Richard Dawson, September 3, 1983. Children: Randall Dale Schiernbeck, Richard Lee Schiernbeck, Robert Allen Schiernbeck. Stepchildren: Joy Matusiewicz, Craig Dawson.