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Barbara Lee Gano

Barbara Lee Gano, American nursing educator. Certified psychiatric and mental health nurse. Member American Nurses Association, American Association of University Women, National Organization for Associate Degree Nurses, American Psychiatric Nursing Association, Iowa Organization for Associate Degree Nurses, Iowa Psychiatric Nursing Association, Iowa Nursing Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Gano, Barbara Lee was born on April 18, 1945 in Le Mars, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Harold G. and Bonita M. (Auchstetter) Johnson.

Education

Diploma in nursing, St. Joseph Mercy School Nursing, Sioux City, Iowa, 1966. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Iowa, 1968. Postgraduate, Drake University, since 1990.

Career

Staff nurse, Sioux Valley Memorial Hospital, Cherokee, Iowa., 1966;staff nurse, Cherokee (Iowa) Mental Health Institute, 1967;nurse educator, Cherokee (Iowa) Mental Health Institute, 1968-1970;director nursing education, Cherokee (Iowa) Mental Health Institute, 1970-1989;nursing instructor, Des Moines Area Community College, since 1989.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, American Association of University Women, National Organization for Associate Degree Nurses, American Psychiatric Nursing Association, Iowa Organization for Associate Degree Nurses, Iowa Psychiatric Nursing Association, Iowa Nursing Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Dennis E. Gano, February 17, 1968. Children: Michelle, Michael.