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Carlae Duffield, American nursing administrator, educator.


Duffield, Carlae was born on May 21, 1954 in Tulsa. Daughter of Jimmie C. and Belua Lea (McDaniel) Crow.


Associate of Arts, Bacone College, 1980. Bachelor of science in nursing, Northeastern State University, 1987.


Staff nurse Grand Valley Hospital, Pryor, Oklahoma, 1980-1981. Instructor Bill Willis Skill Center, Tahlequah, 1983-1987. Non-technical medical care nurse supervisor Tahlequah Department of Human Services, 1981-1988.

North Carolina officer Naval Hospital Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, Oak Harbor, Washington, 1987-1989. Charge nurse Tahlequah City Hospital, since 1989.


Member advisory board Cherokee County Health Department, 1986-1987. President Cherokee Nation Igali Headstart Parent Committee, 1986-1987. Ensign United States Navy, 1987-1989.

Member Oklahoma Health and Welfare Association (vice president Northeast chapter 1986-1987), American Heart Association (educational and program board directors 1984), Oklahoma Health and Welfare Association State Convention Resource Room (chairperson 1986-1987).


Married James Duffield, January 17, 1976. Children: Jamie, Joni.