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Johnnie Summers Griffith, American nursing administrator, mental health nurse. Registered Nurse, Tennessee; certified in nursing administration-advanced. Active church and civic organizations; Member Association Practitioners Infection Control (treasurer), Nurse House-Mental Health Association, Tennessee Nurses Association, Vanderbilt History Society, Sigma Theta Tau (secretary).

Background

Griffith, Johnnie Summers was born on September 25, 1946 in Marion County, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of McGinnis J. and Lila (Chandler) Summers.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Tennessee, Chattanooga, 1977. Master of Science in Nursing, Vanderbilt University, 1989.

Career

Formerly head nurse, nursing quality assurance coordinator, Moccasin Bend Mental Health Institute, Chattanooga, 1980-1992;coordinator quality assurance, Hutcheson Home Health Agency, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, 1992-1994;director quality assurance and infection control, NHC Health Care, since 1994.

Membership

Active church and civic organizations. Member Association Practitioners Infection Control (treasurer), Nurse House-Mental Health Association, Tennessee Nurses Association, Vanderbilt History Society, Sigma Theta Tau (secretary).

Connections

Married James L. Griffith, June 28, 1969.