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Shirley Kay Montgomery, American hospital/nursing administrator. Registered Nurse, Iowa. Named Outstanding Nursing Service Administrator Iowa Organization Nursing Service Administrators, 1983. Member Iowa Organization Nurse Executives (president 1982), American Nurses Association, Iowa Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Altrusa (president 1987-1989).

Background

Montgomery, Shirley Kay was born on June 28, 1935 in Chariton, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Earl H. and Dorothy Norma (Lenig) Montgomery.

Education

Diploma in Nursing, Iowa Methodist School Nursing, Des Moines, 1956. Bachelor of science in nursing, Marycrest College, Davenport, Iowa, 1973. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1974.

Career

Staff nurse, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1956-1957;evening supervisor, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1957-1958;assistant director nursing service 3-11, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1958-1963;associate director nursing service, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1963-1972;director nursing service, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1974-1983;vice president nursing, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1983-1986;vice president, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, since 1986. Adjunct assistant professor College Nursing U. Iowa, Iowa City. Member of advisory committee nursing department Drake U., Des Moines.

Membership

Member Iowa Organization Nurse Executives (president 1982), American Nurses Association, Iowa Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Altrusa (president 1987-1989).