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Nursing educator and administrator

Sharon L. Foss, American nursing educator and administrator. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Illinois Nurses Association, Illinois League for Nursing (board directors since 1982), American Association Higher Education, Sigma Theta Tau, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

Foss, Sharon L. was born on April 25, 1935 in Yankton, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Don B. and Edith A. (Nelson) Cadwell.

Education

Diploma, Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, 1957. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Iowa, 1959. MSN, University Illinois, Chicago, 1975.

Doctor of Philosophy, Illinois State University, Normal, 1989.

Career

Staff nurse University Iowa Hospital, Iowa City. Instructor medical nursing St. Francis Hospital School Nursing, Peoria, Illinois, associate director. Associate dean academy affairs St. Francis Medical Center College Nursing.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Illinois Nurses Association, Illinois League for Nursing (board directors since 1982), American Association Higher Education, Sigma Theta Tau, Kappa Delta Pi.

Connections

Married Marvin E. Foss, August 15, 1959. Children: Wayne D., Karen L. Foss Capper.

father:
Don B. Cadwell

mother:
Edith A. (Nelson) Cadwell

spouse:
Marvin E. Foss

child:
Wayne D. Foss

child:
Karen L. Foss Capper Foss