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Counselor , Nursing educator

Martha Delia Staker, American nursing educator, counselor. Recipient Avila Honor medal, Avila College, 1966. Member of Missouri Personnel Guidance Association, American Personnel and Guidance Association, Missouri Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, Beta Lambda Theta, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Staker, Martha Delia was born on January 30, 1945 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of William James and Mary Elizabeth (Callaghan) Leahy.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Avila College, 1966. MSN, University Colorado, 1969. Master of Arts in Counseling, University Missouri, 1983.

Career

Staff nurse Baptist Hospital Kansas City, Missouri, 1966—1967, St. Joseph Hospital, Kansas City, 1967—1968. Instructor, nursing Avila College, 1969—1971, 1977—1983, member adjunct faculty. Member, faculty St. Mary's Family Medicine Residency and Research Center, since 1983.

Member, advisory board Kimberly Home Health Care. Preceptor University Missouri Kansas City School Nursing. Speaker, public health, since 1980.

Consultant, psycho-social aspects of physical illness, since 1981.

Membership

Member of Missouri Personnel Guidance Association, American Personnel and Guidance Association, Missouri Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, Beta Lambda Theta, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Rodd David Staker, September 6, 1969. Children: David, Daniel, Bridget.

father:
William James Leahy

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Callaghan) Leahy

spouse:
Rodd David Staker

children:
David Staker

Daniel Staker

Bridget Staker