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Florence Renaé Edwards, American medical laboratory administrator. Recipient Award of Merit, Putnam Avenue Block Association, 1991, Achievement awards Stuyvesant Heights Lions Club, 1993. President Putnam 700 Junior Block Association, Brooklyn, 1965-1990. Member American Society Clinical Pathologists (certified), National Society Histotechnology (certified), Clinical Laboratory Management Association, Order of Eastern Star (matron 1975-1980).

Background

Edwards, Florence Renaé was born on September 17, 1943 in Brooklyn. Daughter of William and Addie Carolyn (Brown) Stephens.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Brooklyn College, 1975. Master of Science in Community Health, Long Island College, 1992.

Career

Histology technician, New York Hospital, New York City, 1965-1966;histology technician, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1967-1980;supervisor anatomic pathology, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1980-1991;laboratory administrator, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, since 1991. Member Elim International Women's Health Committee, Brooklyn, 1993.

Membership

President Putnam 700 Junior Block Association, Brooklyn, 1965-1990. Member American Society Clinical Pathologists (certified), National Society Histotechnology (certified), Clinical Laboratory Management Association, Order of Eastern Star (matron 1975-1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Floral designing, singing, home decorating, horticulture, entrepreneurship.

Connections

Married James Maurice Lemmons, December 13, 1964 (divorced September 1970). Children: James Junior, Lisa, Stephen. Married Ivory Gene Edwards, February 4, 1976.