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Thelma Ann Percoco, American nurse, educator. Registered Nurse, Texas. Named Teacher of Year, Lee College, 1987. Chair Pine Bluff Civic Association, La Porte, Texas, since 1984. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Texas League for Nursing (public relations committee 1990), Texas Nurses Association (chair legislation committee 1987-1991), Sigma Theta Tau (acting chair allied health division 1992-1993).d.

Background

Percoco, Thelma Ann was born on September 11, 1935 in Newton, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Menno J. and Lydia A. (Miller) Hirschler.

Education

Diploma in nursing, Bethel Deaconess Hospital, Newton, 1957. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Florida State University, 1960. Master of Science in Nursing, Texas Women's University, 1977.

Career

Staff nurse, team leader, Veterans Administration Hospital., Albuquerque, 1957-1958, 60;staff nurse, State Tuberculosis Hospital, Tallahassee, 1960;staff nurse, West Haven (Connecticut) Veterans Administration Hospital., 1960, 61;staff nurse, team leader, than head nurse and surgical supervisor, Houston Veterans Administration Hospital., 1961-1979;instructor, Lee College, Baytown, Texas, since 1979;instructor, Lead Institute, 1987-1993;acting division chair allied health, Lee College, Baytown, Texas, 1993-1994. Committee member American Cancer Society.

Membership

Chair Pine Bluff Civic Association, La Porte, Texas, since 1984. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Texas League for Nursing (public relations committee 1990), Texas Nurses Association (chair legislation committee 1987-1991), Sigma Theta Tau (acting chair allied health division 1992-1993).d.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: sailboat racing.

Connections

Married Richard A. Percoco, June 5, 1960.