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Norma Smith Gaddy, American nursing administrator. Registered Nurse, Florida; certified Registered Nurse in inpatient obstetrics, neonatal resuscitation program. Member National Perinatal Association, Florida Association Neonatal Nurses, Florida Organization Nurse Executives, Florida Nurses Association (Second vice president chapter 12 1992-1993), Association Women's Health, Obstetrics, Neonatal Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau (Alpha Theta chapter).

Background

Gaddy, Norma Smith was born on April 11, 1950 in Cleveland. Daughter of Norman N. and Betty F. (Curtis) Smith.

Education

AS, Polk Community College, Winter Haven, Florida, 1974. Bachelor of science in nursing, Florida Southern College, 1985. MSN, University Florida, 1992.

Career

Staff nurse, Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, 1977-1980;staff nurse, Lakeland (Florida) Regional Medical Center, 1974-1977;staff nurse, charge nurse, Lakeland (Florida) Regional Medical Center, 1980-1985;assistant department manager, Lakeland (Florida) Regional Medical Center, 1985-1987;department manager, Lakeland (Florida) Regional Medical Center, 1987-1991;director nursing, Lakeland (Florida) Regional Medical Center, since 1991. Consultant Healthy Start Coalition, Winter Haven, 1993-1994. Expert panel member Fetal Infant Mortality Review Board, Winter Haven, 1994.

Membership

Member National Perinatal Association, Florida Association Neonatal Nurses, Florida Organization Nurse Executives, Florida Nurses Association (Second vice president chapter 12 1992-1993), Association Women's Health, Obstetrics, Neonatal Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau (Alpha Theta chapter).

Connections

Married Larry J. Gaddy, August 7, 1970. Children: Jeffrey Allan, Tara Michelle.