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Gloria Mary Russell, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse, Ohio, Tennessee, Florida, Texas, California; registered general duty section Scotland. Recipient outstanding volunteer of year award Upper Cumberland Business and Professional Women's Organization, 1992; Midwest Alliance in Nursing grantee, 1990.


Russell, Gloria Mary was born on June 19, 1936 in Columbus, Ohio, United States.


Diploma, Miami Valley School of Nursing. Associate of Arts, Florida Keys College, 1972. Bachelor, George Peabody College, 1974.

Master of Arts, George Peabody College, 1975. Bachelor of Science, University Tennessee, 1976. MSN, Vanderbilt University, 1980.


Supervisor, associate director of nurses, Florida Keys Hospital, Stock Island, 1971-1972;staff nurse, Vanderbilt Hospital, Nashville, 1972-1974;instructor in practical nursing, Vanderbilt Hospital, Nashville, 1974-1978;instructor, American Red Cross, Nashville, 1976-1978;instructor, Aquinas Junior College, Nashville, 1977-1979;instructor, U. Tennessee, Nashville, 1978-1979;associate professor School Nursing, Tennessee Technology U., Cookeville, since 1980. Board directors Upper Cumberland Alliance Against Dometsic Violence, 1980-1988, advisory board, personnel committee. Board directors Stephens/Exch.

Club. for the Prevention of Child Abuse, Livingston, Tennessee, 1989-1992.


Co-founder Upper Cumberland Alliance Against Domestic Violence. Past board directors Tennessee division National Identification Program for Advancement of Women in Higher Education Administration. Member nurse education conference committee American Cancer Society, member Tennessee division board directors nurse education committee.

Member Tennessee Association Student Nurses (faculty advisor 1989-1994, state consultant since 1994), Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (president 1986-1988, June Anderson award), Tennessee Women's Law Association, Upper Cumberland Women's Law Association (president 1984-1987), Omicron Delta Kappa (Teacher of Year award 1994), Sigma Theta Tau (Teacher of Year award 1994), Tennessee Association Student Nurses, Stephens Exchange Club (past board directors).


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    Avocations: anthropology, archaeology, palentology, music, traveling.