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Gloria Jean McEldowney, American nursing educator and administrator. Member of West Virginia Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

McEldowney, Gloria Jean was born on July 19, 1942 in Fairview, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of Leonard N. and Pauline E. (Lynch) Bell.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Alderson-Broaddus College, 1964. Master of Science in Family Resources, West Virginia University, 1979. Master of Science in Nursing, West Virginia University, 1985.

Career

Instructor nursing Shenandoah College, Winchester, Virginia, 1971—1974, United Career Center, Clarksburg, 1981—1982. Assistant director nursing United Hospital Center, Clarksburg, West Virginia, 1974—1976, director staff development, 1976—1977. Assistant professor nursing West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, 1977—1981.

Director, administrator nursing Salem College, Salem, West Virginia, since 1982. Site visitor St. Board Nursing, Charleston. Health consultant Health Awareness Program, Salem.

Religion

Local church is the fundamental unit of mission in denominational life.

Politics

Government is ordained by God to reward good and to punish evil.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

Member of West Virginia Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running, reading, gardening.

Connections

Married Gary L. McEldowney, August 19, 1967. Children: Michael, James.