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Hospital administrator

John Fitch Wight, American hospital administrator.

Background

Wight, John Fitch was born on May 15, 1928 in Broadus, Montana, United States. Son of John F. and Susan (Goeres) Wight.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University California at Berkeley, 1949.

Career

Assistant Herrick Memorial Hospital, Berkeley, 1949-1950, assistant administrator, 1951-1957, administrative director, 1957-1966, administrator, 1966-1970. Instructor, University of California, Berkeley, 1957-1970. Columbia, 1964-1966. Active various community charity doctorandus.

Membership

Served to ensign United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Fellow American College Hospital Adminstrs. Member American Public Health Association, Hospital Council Northern California (president-elect 1966-1967, board directors), E. Bay Hospital Conference (president 1959, 60, 61), California Hospital Association, Association Western Hosps., Hospital Service of California (representative.

Member), Berkeley Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Club: Commonwealth (San Francisco).

Connections

Married Jean Ivadell Maffly, May 22, 1948. Children: John Fitch III, David A., Steven M. Administrative.

father:
John F. Wight

mother:
Susan (Goeres) Wight

spouse:
Jean Ivadell Maffly

child:
John Fitch III Wight

child:
David A. Wight

child:
Steven M. Adminstrv Wight