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Jahnn Hansen Swanker-Gibson, American mental health nurse. Registered Nurse New York.


Swanker-Gibson, Jahnn Hansen was born on April 21, 1949 in Amsterdam. Daughter of John Nichols and Andrienne M. (Hansen) Swanker.


Bachelor in Psychology, Plattsburgh State, New York City, 1971. Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, Adirondack Community College, Glens Falls, New York, 1987.


Medical social worker Cohoes Memorial Hospital, New York, 1973. Assistant residence manager Alternatives in Mankind, Saratoga Springs, 1980—1983. Registered Nurse Saratoga Hospital, 1987—1989, Wesley Nursing Home, 1990—1992, Fulton County, Johnstown, 1992—1993, Lexington Center, Gloversville, 1993—1998.

Registered Nurse psychiatric department St. Mary's Hospital, Amsterdam, since 1999, Registered Nurse unit QI, since 2001.


Chairman service and rehabilitation American Cancer Society, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1981—1982. Member Victorian Ball committee Johnstown Library., 1997—1998. President Johnstown History Society, 1998, coordinator tea and fashion show, 1995—1997.

Soup kitchen volunteer Saratoga Springs, 1990—1992. Treasurer Church Women's Association, 1986. Member of SP Royal Savage Yacht Club, Eclectic Society Study Club, Clio Study Club, Mayfield Yacht Club (long range planning committee 1973, secretary 1974-1986, historian since 1993, Daniel C. Shepard award 1965, Ladies' Cup 1980, 1982, 1983, 1986, Bill Chatterton award 1996), Students' Study Club.


  • Other Interests

    Sailing, reading, history, writing, church choir.


Married David Michael Gibson, August 31, 1970. 1 child Rebecca Lynne Gibson.