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Joan Louise Ruth

health care product executive

Joan Louise Ruth, American Health care product executive. Foster parent Foster Parent Plan, Warwick, Rhode Island, since 1985; active The Hunger Project, Breakthrough Project. Member National Organization for Women, National Association Female Executives.

Background

Ruth, Joan Louise was born on January 30, 1951 in Sellersville, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Marvin L. and Lizzie H. (Haldeman) Ruth.

Education

Student, Shippensburg State University, Pennsylvania, 1972. Bachelor of Business Administration, Georgia State University, 1983. Postgraduate, Pepperdine University, since 1987.

Career

Anesthesia technician, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, 1972-1976;anesthesia technician, Crawford Long Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, 1976-1977;service representative, Ohio Medical Products, Madison, Wisconsin, 1977-1983;general sales representative, Ohio Medical Products, Madison, 1983-1985;critical care sales representative, Ohmeda, Madison, 1985-1986;western region sales specialist, Ohmeda, Madison, 1986-1987;product manager United States infant care division, Ohmeda, Madison, 1987-1988;product manager infant care, CIG Medishield, Sydney, Australia, since 1988.

Membership

Foster parent Foster Parent Plan, Warwick, Rhode Island, since 1985. Active The Hunger Project, Breakthrough Project. Member National Organization for Women, National Association Female Executives.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: flying, skiing, theater, travel, windsurfing.

Connections

father:
Marvin L. Ruth

mother:
Lizzie H. (Haldeman) Ruth