Log In

Susan Dietrich Gring Edit Profile

Susan Dietrich Gring, American patient care services administrator, nurse. Registered nurse, North Dakota, Minnesota. Lutheran Social Service System Educational scholar American Lutheran Church, 1983-1984.


Gring, Susan Dietrich was born on August 21, 1945 in Mineola, New York, United States. Daughter of Rodney Siegfred and Jeanne (Russell) Dietrich.


Diploma in nursing, Hospital of the Medical College Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1966. Bachelor in Health Care Administration summa cum laude, Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, 1984.


Charge nurse, Eventide Long Term Care, Moorhead, 1979-1983;administrative resident, Lutheran Hospitals and Homes, Fargo, North Dakota, 1984;geriatric care coordinator, Fargo Clinic, 1985;assistant director patient services, Fargo Clinic, 1985-1986;director nursing services, Fargo Clinic, 1986-1987;patient care services staff, Fargo Clinic, 1987-1989;assistant to director for special services, VA Medical Center, Salem, Virginia, 1990-1992.


Sunday school teacher, member Laotian refugee committee Olivet Lutheran Church, Fargo,1982-1985. Member Concordia College biomedical Ethics Symposium, United Way. Volunteer KCCM; president of the board of trustees Lewis Gale Hospital, Salem.

President electrical Arts Council Blue Ridge, Roanoke, Virginia. Executive Committee Roanoke Symphony Orchestra. Member scholarship committee Lewis Gale Foundation, Salem.

Member American Nurses Association, American Academy Ambulatory Nursing Adminstrs., Gerontological Society American, Alpha Society.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gourmet cooking, tennis, skiing, hiking.


Married David Michael Gring, June 3, 1967. Children: Lisa Marie, Christian Nathaniel.