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Peggy Sue Presslar, American Mental health nurse Registered Nurse, Texas, Maryland. Active Tarrant County Epilepsy Association; volunteer fund raiser; camp nurse Pathfinders, Epilepsy Association; director public relations Epilepsy Association Rodeo, 1982. Member ANA (certified psychiatric, mental health nurse), American Practitioners Infection Control, Texas Society Infection Control Practitioners, Texas Nurses Association, American Red Cross.

Background

Presslar, Peggy Sue was born on September 23, 1948 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of John Arther and Betty Jo (Hughes) Wheeler.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Texas, Arlington, 1977. Student, Tarrant County Junior College, 1975.

Career

Clerk, Harris Hospital, Fort Worth, 1971-1973;office clerk, Physicians Billing and Bookeeping, Inc., Fort Worth, 1973-1975;director nurses, Francis Convalescent Center, Fort Worth, 1977-1979;staff nurse psychiatric unit, St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Worth, 1979-1982;director nurses, Christian Nursing Center, Arlington, Texas, 1983;nurse maternal/child care, Fort Worth Public Health Department, 1983-1986;psychiatric nurser., Hurst Euless Bedford Hospital, Bedford, Texas, 1986-1987;clinical nursing supervisor, Hospital Corporation of America Richland Hospital, Richland Hills, 1987-1994;director quality assurance. corporation quality management and infection control clinical specialist, Transitional Hospital Corporation, Atlanta, 1994;corporation quality management director, Maryland. Treatment Centers, Inc., Emmitsburg, since 1994. Pre, post Human Immunodeficiency Virus aids counselor Center Disease Control.

Membership

Active Tarrant County Epilepsy Association. Volunteer fund raiser. Camp nurse Pathfinders, Epilepsy Association.

Director public relations Epilepsy Association Rodeo, 1982. Member American Nurses Association (certified psychiatric, mental health nurse), American Practitioners Infection Control, Texas Society Infection Control Practitioners, Texas Nurses Association, American Red Cross.

Connections

Married William Carl Scruggs, 1967. Children: Gregory Maurice, William Benjamin. Married James W. Presslar Junior, September 25, 1981.