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Virginia Lloyd Nichols, American persannel executive. Recipient National Citation, Goodwill Industries, 1976, awards, Snelling and Snelling.


Nichols, Virginia Lloyd was born on February 6, 1921 in Inverness, Florida, United States. Daughter of Strauss L. and Ida Mae (Baker) Lloyd.


Bachelor of Science, Florida State College Women, 1947.


Home economist Florida Power Corporation, St. Petersburg, 1942—1947. State home economist Graybar Electric Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1950—1955. Home economist Indiana & Michigan Electrical Company, South Bend, Indiana, 1956—1958.

With Snelling & Snelling, 1970—1978, assistant manager, 1973—1974, general manager, 1974—1975, vice president operations, 1975—1978. President, general manager Nichols & Associates Inc. With Snelling & Snelling, Merrillville, Indiana, since 1978, Highland, since 1981, member national executive council, 1981—1982, national executive committee, regional representative, since 1981.

Board directors Family & Childrens Center, South Bend, 1962—1970, Better Business Bureau Northwest Indiana, since 1981, executive board, treasurer, since 1983. Chairman Joan E. Snelling Memorial Committee. Member advisory board Projects with Industry, Goodwill IndustMichiana, South Bend, 1975—1978.

Member Republican Precinct Committee, 1958—1970.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Eating Right Can Be Fun, 1955.


Deacon Sunnyside Presbyterian Church, 1962—1966. Member of Business & Professional Womens Club, National Audubon Society, Smithsonian Institution Society, American Society Personnel Administration, Indiana Association Personnel Consultant, National Association Personnel Consultant, Northwest Indiana Personnel Association (vice president 1980-1982), Conservation Indiana, Conservation of Kosciuosko County.


Married Ralph Charles Nichols, December 31, 1947. 1 child Cheryl Nichols Campbell.

Strauss L. Lloyd

Ida Mae (Baker) Lloyd

Ralph Charles Nichols

Cheryl Nichols Campbell Nichols