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Florence Maria Simmons, American nurse, administrator. Registered Nurse; certified critical care nurse, American Council of Learned Societies, advanced burn life support. Named one of Outstanding Young Women American, 1987. Active Young Women’s Christian Association, Charleston, since 1989. Member American Association Critical Care Nurses, American Burn Association, Our Lady of Guadalupe Court 110, Omicron Chi (president since 1988), Chi Eta Phi.

Background

Simmons, Florence Maria was born on September 23, 1958 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of Alonzo and Etta Mae (BLake) Simmons.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Medical University of Southern California, 1980;MSN, Medical University of Southern California, 1990.

Career

Staff nurse, Medical University of South Carolina., Charleston, 1980-1981;nurse clinician, Medical University of South Carolina., Charleston, 1981-1982;assistant head nurse, Medical University of South Carolina., Charleston, 1982-1983;chief nurse, Medical University of South Carolina., Charleston, 1983-1985;head nurse, Medical University of South Carolina., Charleston, 1985-1988;nursing supervisor, Medical University of South Carolina., Charleston, 1988-1990;burn/trauma case manager, Medical University of Southern California, Charleston, since 1990.

Membership

Active Young Women’s Christian Association, Charleston, since 1989. Member American Association Critical Care Nurses, American Burn Association, Our Lady of Guadalupe Court 110, Omicron Chi (president since 1988), Chi Eta Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading, dancing, writing short stories.