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Linda Glasson, American Hospital security and safety official ( hlth: hlth. service)hospital security and safety official, healthcare consultant.


Glasson, Linda was born on July 2, 1947 in Nassawadox, Virginia, United States. Daughter of William Robert and Doris (Savage) Glasson.


Student, Eastern Shore Branch University Virginia, 1967. Student, J. Sargent Reynolds Community College, 1980. Student, Old Dominion University, 1981.

Student, Virginia Wesleyan College, 1985.


Clerk-typist G.L. Webster Company, Inc., Cheriton, Virginia, 1962-1970. Teachers aide Cape Charles High School, 1970-1972. Director recreation and infirmary assistant United Methodist Children's Home, Richmond, 1972-1973.

Stockroom manager Flair Clothing Store, 1973-1974. With medical record department Richmond Memorial Hospital, 1974-1975, assistant utilization review coordinator, 1975-1980, hospital police sergeant, 1977-1980. Director safety and security Maryview Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia, 1980-1997, chairman hospital safety committee, 1980-1997, member disaster committee, 1980-1997.

Security management associate Safety & Security Solutions, Richmond, 1997-1999. Security manager Louise Obich Memorial Hospital, Suffolk, Virginia, since 1999. Editorial advisory board Campus Security Magazine, 2006.


The committed individual Christian can and should approach God directly, and individual gifts of ministry received from God should be shared with others.


Christian men and women should pursue positions of public leadership and service within the government at the local, state, and federal levels.


All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.


Instructor first aid and personal safety American Red Cross, 1970-1985, multimedia first aid instructor, 1983-1988, first aid chairman board of directors Henrico chapter, 1979-1980, volunteer emergency medical technician ambulance state fiar annually, 1974-1999. Member International Association Hospital Security (senior, chairman Region III 1985, vice president, secretary 1985-1988, special appointee to board 1988-1989), American Society Industrial Security (member national standing committee healthcare security 1979-1984, vice president 1983-1984), International Association Healthcare Security & Safety (president-elect 1990, president 1991-1992, past president since 1993), International Healthcare Security and Safety Foundation (president 1994-1995).


  • Other Interests

    Golf, softball, swimming, reading, classical music.


Married Charles William Lemon, Junior, March 21, 1969 (divorced 1973).