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Shirley Putman Toney Edit Profile

Shirley Putman Toney, American nursing administrator, educator. Member American Nurses Association, North Carolina Council Associate Degree Nursing Programs, Phi KappaPhi, Beta Beta Beta, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Toney, Shirley Putman was born on January 28, 1937 in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Thomas Alonzo and Mary Grace (Johnson) Putman.

Education

Diploma, North Carolina Baptist Hospital School Nursing, 1961. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Wake Forest University, 1961. Master of Education, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, University Texas, 1989.

Career

Head nurse, Harris Hospital, Fort Worthstaff and charge nurse, assistant head nurse, Cleveland Memorial Hospital, Shelby, North Carolinainstructor in nursing diploma program, Rutherford Hospital, Rutherfordton, North Carolinadirector associate degree nursing program, Gardner-Webb U., Boiling Springs, North Carolina, 1965-1990;professor chair, dean School Nursing, Gardner-Webb U., Boiling Springs, North Carolina, since 1992;director associate degree nursing program, Catawba Valley Community College, Hickory, North Carolina, 1990-1992.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, North Carolina Council Associate Degree Nursing Programs, Phi KappaPhi, Beta Beta Beta, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Max Lee Toney, September 23, 1962. Children: Andy Lee, Victor Brian.