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Shirley Ann Hinton Rigg

Shirley Ann Hinton Rigg, American nurse. Registered Nurse. Named Nurse of Year, United States Public Health Service Hospital Medical Corporation, New Orleans, 1972; Johnson Foundation grantee, 1972-1974.

Background

Rigg, Shirley Ann Hinton was born on August 11, 1948 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Paul Wilbert and Eileen Margaret (Hottman) Hinton.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Marymount College, Salina, Kansas, 1971. Master in Health Services, University California, Davis, 1974.

Career

Commissioned lieutenant (junior grade) United States Public Health Service, 1970, advanced to lieutenant, 1971. Resigned, 1975; nurse United States Public Health Service National Health Service Corporation, Isleton, California, 1972—1975. Private practice Courtland, since 1975.

Guest instructor, geriatric medicine Elk Grove Convalescent Hospital, California, since 1978. Guest instructor, pediatrics Methodist Hospital, Sacramento, 1983.

Membership

Sponsor Catholic Youth Organization, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Clarksburg. Trustee, school board River DeHa Unified School District, Rio Vista, California, since 1982. Project leader River Delta 4-H Club, Courtland, since 1983.

Member of PTO, Commissioned Officers Association United States Public Health Service, California School Board Association, Sacramento County School Board Association.

Connections

Married William Kevin Rigg, February 24, 1973. Children: Tammy Eileen, Kevin Paul.