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Barbara Ann Venesy, American nurse, attorney. Registered Nurse, Ohio.

Background

Venesy, Barbara Ann was born on January 12, 1938 in Cleveland. Daughter of John H. and Harriet M. (Sawicki) Puzenski.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Akron, 1976. Bachelor magna cum laude, Ursuline College, 1959. Master of Science in Nursing, University Akron, 1981.

Juris Doctor magna cum laude, University Akron, 1991.

Career

Patient consultant E. Center Ohio chapter, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Akron, Ohio., 1976-1981;geriatric nurse specialist, Akron City Hospital, 1981-1982;geriatric activities coordinator, Akron General Medical Center, 1982-1991;staff attorney, judicial law clerk, 9th District Court Appeals, Ohio., since 1991.

Membership

Trustee Akron Area Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers Program, since 1987, secretary, 1988-1989. Trustee Arlington Housing Options Plus Elderly Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., since 1986, vice chairman, since 1988. Trustee Mental Health Association Summit County.

Member of advisory county Area Agency on Aging, since 1989. Member Summit County Older Adults Coord. Council, since 1982; representative Senior Superior vena cava syndrome Network/PISCES Project, since 1982, chair, 1984-1986.

Member American Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association (health law and elder law committees), Akron Bar Association (vice chairman community relations committee), American Society Law and Medicine, Gerontological Association American, American Geriatrics Society, American Society Aging, Ohio Gerontol.Soc., Northeastern Ohio Gerontological Society, Sigma Theta Tau (chapter vice president 1983-1984, president 1984-1985), Sigma Phi Omega (chapter president since 1992), Kappa Gamma Pi.

Connections

Children: Deborah, Bryan, Scott, David.