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Patti McBride Williams, American Diet center executive ( hlth: hlth. service)diet center executive. Recipient 1st place Newsletter award National Hospital Association, 1980. Member American Women in Radio and television (vice president local chapter), Public Relations Society.Am. (president local chapter 1984-1986), National Association Mental Health Information Officers (communications awards 1980, 81), Junior League Shreveport.

Background

Williams, Patti McBride was born on July 31, 1950 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of William Andrew and Lucy Opal (Fussell) McBride.

Education

Nicole. Bachelor of Science, Louisiana State University, 1972;Master of Science, Northwestern State University Louisiana, 1980. Bookkeeper, co-therapist Washington McBride, Doctor of Medicine Shreveport, Louisiana, 1972-1977. Director professional and community relations Brentwood Hospital/Humana, Inc., Shreveport, 1979-1985.

Owner, dir.Diet Center of Shreveport, since 1985. Member communications committee United Way, 1983, member budget committee, 1985. Publicity chairman Shreveport Opera, 1981, 82, 83.

Board directors Mothers Against Drugs, 1982-1984, coordinator Life Styles for Living Program, 1988^. Board directors Little Theater Guild, publicity chairman, 1985-1986. Past president St. Mary's Women Guild, St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Board directors Shreveport Mental Health Center, 1985^, Samaritan Counseling Center, 1986^. Board directors Explore since 1981, executive director, 1985-1986.

Career

Bookkeeper, co-therapist W. A. McBride, Doctor of Medicine, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1972-1977. Director professor and community relations Brentwood Hospital/Humana Inc., 1979-1985. Owner, director Diet Center Shreveport, since 1985.

Co-owner, clinical director Southland Behaviorial Healthcare Systems, LLC, since 1996.

Membership

Publicity chairman Shreveport Opera, 1981, 82, 83. Board directors Explore, since 1981, executive director, 1985-1986. Board directors Mothers Against Drugs, 1982-1984, Shreveport Mental Health Center, since 1985, Samaritan Counseling Center, since 1986.

Member communications committee United Way, 1983, member budget committee, 1985. Board directors Little Theater Guild, publicity chairman, 1985-1986. Coordinator Life Styles Living Program, since 1988.

Past president St. Mary's Women Guild, St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Member American Counseling Association, American Women Radio and television (vice president local chapter), Public Relations Society of America (president local chapter 1984-1986), National Association Mental Health Information Officers (Communications award 1980, 81), Louisiana Counseling Association (vice president Northwest Louisiana chapter), Junior League Shreveport.

Connections

Married Richard Warren Williams, August 25, 1973 (divorced). 1 child, Jennifer Nicole.