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Priscilla Murphy Gerde, American health facility administrator. Named Outstanding Woman in Lafayette, Lafayette Business and Professional Women, Indiana, 1978. Former board directors Indianapolis Civic Theater; board directors Christanore House, Indiana Society to Prevent Blindness, Lafayette Symphony Orchestra; Member of Kappa Kappa Gamma (international president 2004-2006).

Background

Gerde, Priscilla Murphy was born on December 5, 1949 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Moris Leon and Josephine (Clark) Murphy.

Education

Bachelor, Purdue University, 1972. Postgraduate, Indiana-Purdue University, Indianapolis, 1978.

Career

Director publications Indiana Department Commerce, 1972—1973. Coordinator editorial services Eli Lilly & Company, 1973—1976, department head employee communications, 1983—1986, Lilly sales representative Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1979, department head audio visual and graphic services, 1986—1993, health plan administrator, 1993—1998, manager corporation health services, since 1997. Secretary Eli Lilly & Company Foundation, Indianapolis, 1976—1983.

Board directors Eli Lilly Federal Credit Union, 1980—1992.

Membership

Former board directors Indianapolis Civic Theater. Board directors Christanore House, Indiana Society to Prevent Blindness, Lafayette Symphony Orchestra. Member of Kappa Kappa Gamma (international president 2004-2006).

Connections

Married Carlyle Noyes Gerde, July 4, 1976.