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Lynn Ann Assimacopoulos, American nurse. Recipient Media award for excellence in nursing journalism Sigma Theta Tau, 1987-1988. Vol. director nurses South Dakota Red Cross, Sioux Falls, 1975-1978. Member American Nurses Association (board directors South Dakota district 9, program committee newsletter editor 1986-1989), Transcultural Nursing Society (South Dakota liaison).

Background

Assimacopoulos, Lynn Ann was born on April 23, 1939 in Fort Dodge, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Jay A. and Clara M. (Lind) Soppeland.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Minnesota, 1962.

Career

Nurse intensive care University Minnesota Hospital, Minneapolis, 1962-1969. Director nurses Nursing Care Services, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1978-1979. Nurse surgical unit staff Sioux Valley Hospital, 1979-1980, staff nurse intensive care, 1980-1981, instructor staff development, 1981-1984, special project coordinator public affairs, 1984-1991.

Nurse-writer and project assistant Evangel. Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, South Dakota, since 1991. Editor nursing newsletter Sioux Valley Hospital, 1987-1991.

Works

  • books

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

      (Published 2 books: "I Thought There Was a Road There" (20...)

Membership

Vol. director nurses South Dakota Red Cross, Sioux Falls, 1975-1978. Member American Nurses Association (board directors South Dakota district 9, program committee newsletter editor 1986-1989), Transcultural Nursing Society (South Dakota liaison).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Geneology, reading, collecting nurse figurines, writing, fossil hunting.

Connections

Married Costas Assimacopoulos, April 7, 1962. Children: Aristides, Paul, Christopher.

father:
Jay A. Soppeland

mother:
Clara M. (Lind) Soppeland

spouse:
Costas Assimacopoulos

children:
Aristides Assimacopoulos

Paul Assimacopoulos

Christopher Assimacopoulos