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Kathryn Pecenka Johnson, American nursing administrator. Women's Research and Education Institute Conglomerate fellow for women and children's issues. Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Society Pediatric Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau, Alpha Tau Delta (academy scholar 1991).

Background

Johnson, Kathryn Pecenka was born on January 18, 1951 in Waterloo, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Harry E. and Dorothy (Valenta) Pecenka.

Education

Diploma in nursing, St. Lukes Methodist School Nursing, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1977. Bachelor in Liberal Studies, University Iowa, 1987. Bachelor of science in nursing, California State University, 1991.

MSN, University of California at Los Angeles, 1995.

Career

Pediatric staff nurse, U. Iowa, Iowa City, 1978-1980;head nurse adult Intensive Care Unit, St. Michael's Medical Center, Newark, 1981-1983;clinical nurse II, University of California, San Francisco, 1983-1987;supervisor pediatrics/pediatric Intensive Care Unit, co-director pediatric asthma center, Children's Hospital, San Francisco, 1987-1989;clinical nurse III, University of California at Los Angeles, 1989-1994;legislation assistant, Office of Congresswoman Constance Morella, Washington, 1994-1995;government/public policy administrator, American Association Critical Care Nurses, Aliso Viejo, California, since 1995.

Membership

Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Society Pediatric Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau, Alpha Tau Delta (academy scholar 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Jeffrey R. Johnson, February 14, 1972.