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Vivian C. Lynn, American public health administrator. Named Citizen of the Year Lake Park Chamber of Commerce, 1993. Member Iowa Public Health Association (president nursing section 1992), 15 District Iowa Nurses Association (board directors).

Background

Lynn, Vivian C. was born on December 22, 1935 in Motley, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Floyd Charles and Anna Katherine (Linn) Cam.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Minnesota, 1958.

Career

Staff nurse, Owatonna (Minnesota) City Hospital, 1958-1960;night supervisor, Owatonna (Minnesota) City Hospital, 1960-1961;staff nurse, Dickinson County Memorial Hospital, Spirit Lake, Iowa., 1964-1966;nurse instructor, U. Iowa, Iowa City, 1965-1967;public health nurse, Dickinson Public Health, Spirit Lake, 1967-1971;nurse administrator, Dickinson Public Health, Spirit Lake, since 1971.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Politics

The use of force may be supported in extreme situations and when the need to do so is beyond reasonable doubt.

Views

Church decisions should be made as openly as possible, giving opportunities for all to contribute. It is important for all views to be heard and taken seriously, especially where Christians disagree.

Membership

Member Iowa Public Health Association (president nursing section 1992), 15 District Iowa Nurses Association (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, gardening, sewing, knitting.

Connections

Married Wesley Sherrill Lynn, March 17, 1956. Children: Ray Charles, Kurt David.