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Barbara Jefts, American medical/surgical nurse, military officer. Registered Nurse, New Jersey; certified nursing administrator.


Jefts, Barbara was born on December 11, 1953 in Greenwich, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Albert Wright and Katherine (Norton) Jefts.


Bachelor of science in nursing, University Michigan, 1975. Master of Science, University Connecticut, 1983. Master of Public Administration, Troy State University, 1999.

Student, Air Staff College.


Instructor nursing Henry Ford Hospital School Nursing, Detroit. In-service education coordinator Cheshire Medical Center, Keene, New Hampshire. Assistant director clinical nursing Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown, New York.

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1987, advanced through grades to major. Assistant charge nurse David Grant United States Air Force Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base, California. Charge nurse McGuire Air Force Base (New Jersey) Clinic.

Nurse manager family practice March Air Force Base, California. Deputy surgical services Shepard Air Force Base, Texas, 1996-1997. Fellow utility management Keesler Air Force Base, Master of Science, 1997-1998.

Chief utility management/disease management, since 1998. Bachelor of Liberal Studies instructor-trainer Military Training Network. Student officer Air Command and Staff College, 1995-1996.


Married David L. Haymond, December 3, 1988.