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Ivy Claudette Armstrong

Ivy Claudette Armstrong, Jamaican nursing administrator. Registered Nurse, Florida; certified psychiatric nurse. Recipient Best Supporting Actress award Cayman National Theater, 1983, Actress of Year award Cayman National Theater, 1983, 84. Actress Cayman National Theater, Grand Cayman, 1982-1984; government representative Cayman Islands Government, London, 1983; minister Bethel Apostolic Church, since 1992. Member Florida Nurses Association.

Background

Armstrong, Ivy Claudette was born on February 24, 1942 in Kingston, Jamaica. Daughter of Henry Emmanuel and Beatrice Elfleda (Ridgeway) Armstrong.

Education

Certified in nursing, Worthing (England) School Nursing, 1969. Graduate, Southlands School Midwifery, Shoreham, England, 1971. Diploma in public health, West Indies School Public Health, Kingston, 1977.

Bachelor of Science in Sociology cum laude, International College, Grand Cayman Island, 1981. Master in Public Health, Glasgow (Scotland) University, 1986.

Career

School health nurse, educator, Cayman Islands Government, Grand Cayman, British West Indies California California, 1979-1984;nurse, Coral Ridge Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1987-1989;nurse supervisor, consultant, Locktowns Community Mental Health Center, Miami, Florida, 1981-1983;nurse supervisor, South Florida Eastern State Hospital, Pembroke Pines, Florida, since 1989. School health nurse/educator Jamaican Government, Kingston, 1974-1979. Nursingsupr. Worthing District Hospital, 1971-1974.

Membership

Actress Cayman National Theater, Grand Cayman, 1982-1984. Government representative Cayman Islands Government, London, 1983. Minister Bethel Apostolic Church, since 1992.

Member Florida Nurses Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sewing, walking, cycling, gardening, traveling.

Connections

Married Sidney Leslie Cooper, January 11, 1964 (divorced June 1971). 1 child, Christine Thomas.