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consultant , Nursing educator

Mary Jane Shepherd was American nursing educator, consultant. Registered Nurse Indiana. Directors United Cerebral Palsy Center Indiana Inc., 1976—2003; Member of Association Educational Communications Technology, Association Indiana Media Educators, Century Club American Nurses Foundation, National League Nursing, American Nursing Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Shepherd, Mary Jane was born on September 16, 1935 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Donald Raymond, Senior, and Rose Ellen (Doll) Fargo.

Education

A.A. in Nursing, Indiana U.-Indianapolis, 1970, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1976, Master of Science in Nursing, 1981. Postgraduate, Indiana U., Bloomington, 1983^. Registered Nurse, Indiana Nursing attendant Muscatatuck Eastern State Hospital, Butlerville, Indiana, 1962-1968.

Camp nurse Camp James Whitcomb Riley, Martinsville, Indiana, 1970-1978. Staff nurse Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, 1970-1975. Home services nurse United Cerebral Palsy Center Indiana, Indianapolis, 1979-1981, consultant, 1981^.

Lecturer nursing Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1976-1981, assistant professor, 1981^, acting information systems specialist, 1993^.

Career

Nursing attendant Muscatatuck State Hospital, Butlerville, Indiana, 1962—1968. Camp nurse Camp James Whitcomb Riley, Martinsville, 1970—1978. Staff nurse Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, 1970—1975.

Home services nurse United Cerebral Palsy Center Indiana, 1979—1981, consultant, since 1981. Lecturer nursing Indiana University, Indianapolis, 1976—1981, assistant professor, 1981—1999, acting information system specialist, 1993—1999. Retired, 1999.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse Indiana.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, video recording, computer programs.

Religion

Jesus Christ is Lord and Savior, and the Bible is the divinely inspired word of God that serves as the final written authority for living out the Christian faith.

Politics

It is in God’s power to prompt the hearts and minds of political authorities to His purposes and furnish wisdom and guidance in their decisions.

Views

It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

Membership

Directors United Cerebral Palsy Center Indiana Inc., 1976—2003. Member of Association Educational Communications Technology, Association Indiana Media Educators, Century Club American Nurses Foundation, National League Nursing, American Nursing Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Vernon Lee Shepherd, May 30, 1953. Children: Matthew Lee, Mark William, Lois Rose Shepherd Farley.

father:
Donald Raymond Fargo

mother:
Rose Ellen (Doll) Fargo

spouse:
Vernon Lee Shepherd

children:
Matthew Lee Shepherd

Mark William Shepherd

Lois Rose Shepherd Farley Shepherd